Poisoning

Poisoning is a serious condition that results from swallowing, inhaling, injecting or absorbing a harmful substance into the body. Effects of poisoning range from short-term illness to brain damage, coma and even death. Poisonous substances can be found in and around your home, work and public places. Common substances that may result in poisoning include medicines, drugs, household cleaners, alcohols and personal care products. This page contains documents and resources related to poisoning.

 

Event

PHO Grand Rounds: “Communities are attempting to tackle this crisis”: a scoping review of community overdose responses

Using integrated knowledge translation, we involved experts and knowledge users in conducting, interpreting, reporting and discussing the application of these findings.

This presentation summarizes our preliminary results and considers how this knowledge could be used to inform practice across Canada.

 

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Updated 8 April 2019