Multiple MDMA (Ecstasy) Overdoses at a Rave Event

@article{Armenian2013MultipleM,
  title={Multiple MDMA (Ecstasy) Overdoses at a Rave Event},
  author={Patil Armenian and Tanya M Mamantov and Ben T. Tsutaoka and Roy R. Gerona and Eric Fox Silman and Alan H. B. Wu and Kent R. Olson},
  journal={Journal of Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={28},
  pages={252 - 258}
}
Twelve patients with 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) toxicity from a single rave event presented to multiple San Francisco Bay area hospitals with various life-threatening complications including seizures and hyperthermia. Eight required emergent endotracheal intubation and six had hypotension. Hyperkalemia, acute kidney injury, and rhabdomyolysis were present in most of the patients. In all, 2 patients died, 4 survived with permanent neurologic, musculoskeletal, and/or renal sequelae… 

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