Janice Zimmerman, Author at Renal and Urology News

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Recreational drug overdose; cocaine abuse

Cocaine Abuse Related Condition Sympathomimetic syndrome 1. Description of the problem Cocaine abuse is a leading cause of drug-related emergency department visits in the US. Many complications of cocaine abuse result in the need for hospitalization and ICU care. Adverse effects potentially involve multiple organ systems. Patients with acute cocaine intoxication present with features of…

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