Question: What are the chemical constituents of “stage smoke or stage fog” and what adverse effects do some performers attribute to exposure to “stage smoke or stage fog”?View full post for answer.
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Question: What is “snus”?
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Question: Congress created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to assure safe and healthful working conditions for working men and women by setting and enforcing standards and by providing training, outreach, education and assistance. In what year was OSHA establishedView full post for answer.
Question: What is patiromer?View full post for answer.
Question: When a patient has inserted button sized magnets into both nares, what are the potential adverse effects?View full post for answer.
Question: Methadone is well known to cause prolongation of the QTc interval. How does the use of buprenorphine compare to morphine with regard to QTc interval prolongation?View full post for answer.
Question: Maradol papayas are a large, oval fruit that weighs 3 or more pounds, with green skins that turn yellow when the fruit is ripe. The flesh inside the fruit is salmon-colored. The importation of Maradol papayas from Mexico has been associated with at least four (4) separate outbreaks of disease related to which organism?View full post for answer.
Question: What is hexachloroethane and what are the common uses for this chemical?View full post for answer.
Question: The name “Tango and Cash” was applied to which street drug?View full post for answer.
Question: The manchineel (Hippomane mancinella) tree produces an extremely potent toxic sap containing diterpene esters of the tigliane phorbol and daphnane types. What is the usual manner in which humans become exposed to this sap and what are the clinical manifestations associated with this exposure?View full post for answer.