Toxicological Emergencies - Opioids

Organization: Emergency Services Education

Created by: Shane Driver NRP, FP-C, CCEMTP


Are we in the midst of an opioid epidemic?  What will we see? What is all the hype about Naloxone?


ADPH/OEMST 1.0 CME 17-R1-0338, 18-R1-9100, 19-R1-9100, 20-R1-9100, 21-R1-9100, 22-R1-9100, 23-R1-9100

  • Identify common synthetic stimulants, natural or synthetic THC, and recognize the effects
  • Identify and recognize the effects of common opioids
  • Explain common treatment options for a person experiencing opioid overdose

Download Sample Toxicological Emergencies Sample.pdf ~ (533.50 kb)

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