Queensland haematologists who treated a case of “super-warfarin” poisoning stress the importance of recognising the increased potency and duration of long-acting anticoagulant rat poisons. In a poster presented at HAA, Townsville haematologist Dr John Casey and colleagues described the case of a 53 year-old, who had psychiatric comorbidities, who initially presented with right-sided limb weakness and ...
“Super warfarin” poisoning a diagnostic challenge
By Tony James
22 Nov 2016