Author Archives: jmlboss

OXY’s LOG – ‘Please put me to sleep…’

Analgesia for the head injured patient Case: A young adult attempted hanging victim with a decreased GCS was intubated and ventilated at a referring hospital. He required interhospital retrieval to a tertiary care facility. On arrival the team noted the patient … Continue reading

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OXY’s LOG – ‘Not your typical anti-psychotic’

Quetiapine Overdose Case: A young adult male was found comatosed after suspected overdose. His regular medications included quetiapine.  He required interhospital retrieval to a tertiary care facility. He was intubated and ventilated but required only minimal sedation. Challenge: To discover … Continue reading

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