Methanol poisoning: the duality between ‘fast and cheap’ and ‘slow and expensive’

@article{Anseeuw2008MethanolPT,
  title={Methanol poisoning: the duality between ‘fast and cheap’ and ‘slow and expensive’},
  author={Kurt Anseeuw and Marc B. Sabbe and Annemie Legrand},
  journal={European Journal of Emergency Medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={15},
  pages={107-109}
}
The management of methanol poisoning includes early antidote therapy to inhibit the metabolism of methanol to formate. Ethanol and fomepizole are both effective, but recently fomepizole has been preferred, although there is no scientific evidence that the use of fomepizole is a superior therapeutic strategy compared with the use of ethanol combined with haemodialysis. The same patient was admitted twice to our emergency department with methanol poisoning. The first time (methanol 3.24 g/l), she… 
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