One of the objectives for the Section of Toxicology is to provide a forum for emergency physicians with an interest in clinical toxicology, and to further development of clinical toxicology as a subspecialty of emergency medicine.
For inquiries, questions, or comments about the section, please send an email to the staff liaison.
Toxicology Section members may send an email to all members of this section via the section e-list at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Antidote app is a succinct resource designed for quick access to indications and dosing regimens for a variety of medications and antidotes used for common poisonings encountered by emergency care providers. It was created by the Toxicology Section and funded by an ACEP Section Grant. The app is equipped with a search function that allows you to search for specific antidotes by entering a variety of key words (for example, type in bb and several possible antidotes for beta blocker poisoning will come up). Alternatively, you can search for individual antidotes or scroll through an alphabetized list. It also allows you to call the Poison Control center with the click of a button.