Year: 1983 Source: Medical Clinics of North America, v.67, no.6, (November 1983), p.1279-1293 SIEC No: 19851038

Success in reviving victims of overdose may be achieved by careful attention to cardiovascular & respiratory support & a high urinary output. In addition to these general principles, special measures may be indicated in cases of specific drug overdose. Such measures are outlined for various drugs, including acetaminophen, aspirin, phencyclidine, barbituates & organophosphates.