Relative toxicity of benzodiazepines in overdose

@article{Buckley1995RelativeTO,
  title={Relative toxicity of benzodiazepines in overdose},
  author={Nicholas A Buckley and Angela Dawson and Ian M. Whyte and Dianne L. O’Connell},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1995},
  volume={310},
  pages={219 - 221}
}
Abstract Objective: To assess the sedative effects in overdose of temazepam and oxazepam compared with other benzodiazepines to determine if this explains reported differences in fatal toxicity Design: Cohort study of patients admitted with benzodiazepine poisoning Setting: Newcastle, Australia Subjects: 303 patients who had ingested benzodiazepine alone or in combination with alcohol and presented to a general hospital which served a well defined geographical area Main outcome measures: Degree… Expand
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