Dr. Chris Hoyte is an ED physician, toxicologist and researcher based in Denver, CO. He was featured in Bring Em’ All: Chaos. Care. Stories from Medicine’s Front Line, a book celebrating emergency physicians through personal testimonies and photography on the frontlines captured by legendary photographer, Eugene Richards.
01:25 – Dr. Hoyte’s Origin Story
05:01 – What Drew Dr. Hoyte to Medical Toxicology?
08:22 – Dr. Hoyte’s Most Interesting Toxicology Cases
- 08:52 – King Cobra Bite
- 13:31 – Verapamil Overdose
- 16:47 – Mass Cyanide Poisoning
19:16 – The Looming Threat of Biological Warfare and the Need for Emergency Preparedness
25:07 – How COVID-19 Affected Dr. Hoyte’s Job as a Toxicologist
30:19 – How Does the Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center Handle Its Large Workload
35:56 – Cannabinoid Exposures
42:05 – The Future of Toxicology
Publications from Dr. Hoyte:
A Characterization of Synthetic Cannabinoid Exposures Reported to the National Poison Data System in 2010
An Outbreak of Exposure to a Novel Synthetic Cannabinoid
The Continued Impact of Marijuana Legalization on Unintentional Pediatric Exposures in Colorado
Pediatric Death Due to Myocarditis After Exposure to Cannabis
Anaphylaxis to Black Widow Spider Antivenom
Backbay Lounge Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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