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    Toxic Alcohols: Free CME Quiz

    Toxic Alcohols CME Quiz courtesy of Med-Challenger Online Medical Education. This week's Med-Challenger free CME quiz - Toxic Alcohols - the quick quiz covers the early presentation of possible methanol ingestion, an ethylene glycol ingestion that shows signs of active toxic metabolites, the dual toxic exposure associated with ingestion of rubbing alcohol that also contains oil of wintergreen, and management of methanol ingestion when signs of toxicity have not yet developed.
     

     

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    Here's this week's sample CME board review question on Toxic Alcohols:

    A 3-year-old girl presents to you with very concerned parents. She is sleepy but can be roused.

    She was found 40 minutes ago in the garage drinking windshield washer fluid from an unlabeled mason jar and has a faint blue color around her lips.

    Her initial vital signs are appropriate for her age.

    Her complete blood count is normal, and her chemistry panel reveals sodium of 137 mEq/L, potassium of 3.7 mEq/L, chloride of 110 mEq/L, bicarbonate of 21 mEq/L, blood urea nitrogen of 7 mg/dL, and glucose of 132 mg/dL.

    Her osmolality is 355 mOsm/kg.

    Question:

    What substance has she most likely ingested?

    Answer Options:

    Methanol

    Ethylene glycol

    Isopropyl alcohol (isopropanol)

    Propylene glycol

     

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    Toxic Alcohols CME quiz - earn AMA Category 1 credit and ANCC contact hours