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Lithium element

Extracorporeal Removal of Lithium Spotlightd in January Issue of MPC's ToxTidbits
Date Published: January 20, 2022
Lithium is a naturally occurring alkali metal and monovalent cation that has been used medically since the beginning of the 19th century. The mechanism of action is complex and multiple mechanisms have been proposed. Read more...

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The Maryland Poison Center Celebrates 50 Years of Expert Care
Date Published: January 18, 2022
State-wide service located at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2022. Read more...