Immunology & Infections

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    Bacterial resistance

    This module reviews the mechanisms that underlie bacterial resistance, the most common resistant microbes and appropriate prevention and man...

    0.5 CPD HOURS

  • CASE STUDIES | IMMUNOLOGY & INFECTIONS

    Hepatitis B

    This module reviews the transmission of hepatitis B, the symptoms of acute infection, and the complications of chronic infection. The role o...

    2 CPD HOURS

    UPDATED JAN 2014

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Patient presented with decreased consciousness, twitching, drooling, and urinary incontinence: consistent with cholinergic poisoning, due to ingesting cholinergic toxins like muscarine, ibotenic acid, and muscimol: present in many mushroom species.
Poisonous mushrooms

Patient presented with decreased consciousness, twitching, drooling, and urinary incontinence: consistent with cholinergic poisoning, due to ingesting cholinergic toxins like muscarine, ibotenic acid, and muscimol: present in many mushroom species.

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