Department of Pediatrics, University of Montreal, Member of the Division of Emergency Medicine and Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Department of Pediatrics, Hôpital Ste-Justine, Montreal, and Medical Consultant, Centre Anti-Poison du Quebec, Quebec, Quebec, Canada (Bailey)
Centre Anti-Poison du Quebec, Quebec, Canada (Letarte)
Centre Anti-poison du Quebec, Quebec, Canada (Abran)
The authors have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial organizations pertaining to this educational activity.
Wolters Kluwer Health has identified and resolved all faculty conflicts of interest regarding this educational activity.
Presented at the North American Congress of Clinical Toxicology in Chicago, September 2003.
The authors thank all the nurses of the poison center who participated in the study and Dr. Barbara Cummins McManus for reviewing the manuscript.
This paper was originally published in Ther Drug Monit 2005;27:284–286.