Review article: Amphetamines and related drugs of abuse

@article{Greene2008ReviewAA,
  title={Review article: Amphetamines and related drugs of abuse},
  author={Shaun L Greene and Fergus Kerr and George Braitberg},
  journal={Emergency Medicine Australasia},
  year={2008},
  volume={20}
}
Acute amphetamine toxicity is a relatively common clinical scenario facing the Australasian emergency medicine physician. Rates of use in Australasia are amongst the highest in the world. Clinical effects are a consequence of peripheral and central adrenergic stimulation producing a sympathomimetic toxidrome and a spectrum of central nervous system effects. Assessment aims to detect the myriad of possible complications related to acute amphetamine exposure and to institute interventions to… 
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