Category Archives: Interhospital

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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OXY’s LOG – Subarachnoid haemorrhage

Case: A middle aged male with acute subarachnoid haemorrhage presents to a hospital emergency department with a depressed conscious level following a sudden onset headache. He becomes increasingly unresponsive and requires intubation. A head CT reveals acute subarachnoid haemorrhage with … Continue reading

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