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Use of intravenous lipids in clinical toxicology

BMJ 2011; 342 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.d1764 (Published 23 March 2011) Cite this as: BMJ 2011;342:d1764
  1. Ne-Hooi Will Loh, specialist registrar in intensive care and anaesthesia
  1. 1University Hospital Aintree, Liverpool L9 7AL, UK
  1. will.loh{at}liverpool.ac.uk

The discovery that intravenous lipids can counter the toxicity of local anaesthetics has been tremendous for a condition that was previously associated with a high …

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