Calendar

Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies Textbook 10th Edition is the Official Textbook.

MONTH CHAPTERS
January
  • Historical Principles and Perspectives
  • Toxicologic Plagues and Disasters in History
  • Initial Evaluation of the Patient: Vital Signs and Toxic syndromes
  • Principles of Managing Acutely Poisoned or Overdose Patient
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Laboratory Principles
  • Techniques Used to Prevent Gastrointestinal Absorption
  • Antidotes in Depth: Syrup of Ipecac
  • Antidotes in Depth: Activated Charcoal
  • Antidotes in Depth: Whole Bowel Irrigation and other Intestinal Evacuants
  • Pharmacokinetic and Toxicokinetic Principles
  • Principles and Techniques Applied to Enhance Elimination
  • Neurotransmitters and Neuromodulators
February
  • Withdrawal Principles
  • Fluid, Electrolytes and Acid-Base Principles
  • Electrophysiologic and Electrocardiographic Principles
  • Hemodynamic Principles
  • Hematologic Principles
  • Renal Principles
  • Reproductive and Perinatal Principles
  • Pediatric Principles
  • Geriatric Principles
  • Postmortem Toxicology
  • Organ Procurement from Poisoned Patients
March
  • Acetaminophen
  • Antidotes in Depth: N-Acetylcysteine
  • Salicylates
  • Antidotes in Depth: Sodium Bicarbonate
  • Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs
  • Colchicine, Podophylline and the Vinca Alkaloids
  • Special Considerations: Intrathecal Administration of Xenopbiotics
  • Opioids
  • Antidotes in Depth: Opioid Antagonists
  • Dieting Agents and Regimens
  • Iron
  • Antidotes in Depth: Deferoxamine
  • Vitamins
  • Essential Oils
April
  • Herbal Preparations
  • Athletic Performance Enhancers
  • Food Poisoning
  • Botulism
  • Antidotes in Depth: Botulinum Antitoxin
  • Risk Assessment and Risk Communication
  • Hazmat Incident Response
  • Chemical Weapons
  • Biological Weapons
  • Radiation
  • Antidotes in Depth: Potassium Iodide
  • Antidotes in Depth: DTPA
May
  • Anticonvulsants
  • Antidotes in Depth: L-Carnitine
  • Antidiabetics and Hypoglycemics
  • Antidotes in Depth: Dextrose
  • Antidotes in Depth: Octreotide
  • Thyroid and Antithyroid Medications
  • Antihistamines and Decongestants
  • Antidotes in Depth: Physostigmine salicylate
  • AntimigraineMedications
  • Antineoplastics Overview
  • Antineoplastics: Methotrexate
  • Antidotes in Depth: Leucovorin (Folinic Acid) and Folic Acid
  • Antidotes in Depth: Glucarpidase (Carboxypeptidase G2)
  • Special Considerations: Extravasation of Xenobiotics
  • Miscellaneous Antineoplastics
  • Pharmaceutical Additives
  • Antibacteria, Antifungals and Antivirals
  • Antituberculous Medications
  • Antidotes in Depth: Pyridoxine
  • Antimalarials
June
  • Anticoagulants
  • Antidotes in Depth: Vitamin K1
  • Antidotes in Depth: Protamine
  • Calcium Channel Blockers
  • Antidotes in Depth: Insulin-Euglycemia Therapy
  • Beta-Adrenergic Antagonists
  • Antidotes in Depth: Glucagon
  • Other Antihypertensives
  • Antidysrrhytmics
  • Cardioactive Setroids
  • Antidotes in Depth: Digoxin-Specific Antibody Fragments
  • Methylxanthines and Selective Beta-2 Adrenergic Agonists
  • Local Anesthetics
  • Antidotes in Depth: Intravenous Fat Emulsions
  • Inhalational Anesthetics
  • Neuromuscular Blockers
  • Antidotes in Depth: Dantrolene Sodium
July
  • Antipsychotics
  • Lithium
  • Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors
  • Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors and Atypical Antidepressants
  • Cyclic Antidepressants
  • Sedative-Hypnotics
  • Antidotes in Depth: Flumazenil
  • Amphetamines
  • Cocaine
  • Internal Concealment of Xenobiotics
  • Antidotes in Depth: Benzodiazepines
  • Ethanol
  • Antidotes in Depth: Thiamine Hydrochloride
  • Ethanol Withdrawal
  • Disulfiram and Disulfiram-like Reactions
August
  • Gamma-Hydroxybutyric Acid
  • Inhalants
  • Hallucinogens
  • Cannabinoids
  • Nicotine
  • Phencylcidine and Ketamine
  • Aluminium
  • Antiseptics, Disinfectants and Sterilants
  • Camphor and Moth repellants
  • Caustics
  • Hydrofluoric Acid and Fluorides
  • Antidotes in Depth: Calcium
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Toxic Alcohols
  • Special Considerations: Diethylene Glycol
  • Antidotes in Depth: Fomepizole
  • Antidotes in Depth: Ethanol
September
  • Antimony
  • Arsenic
  • Antidotes in Depth: Dimercaprol (British Anti-Lewsite or BAL)
  • Bismuth
  • Cadmium
  • Cesium
  • Chromium
  • Cobalt
  • Copper
  • Lead
  • Antidotes in Depth: Succimer (2,3 Dimercaptosuccinic Acid)
  • Antidotes in Depth: Edetate Calcium Disodium)
  • Manganese
  • Mercury
  • Nickel
  • Selenium
  • Silver
  • Thallium
  • Antidotes in Depth: Prussian Blue
  • Zinc
October
  • Barium
  • Fumigants
  • Herbicides
  • Insecticides: Organic Phosphorus compounds and carbamates
  • Antidotes in Depth: Pralidoxime
  • Antidotes in Depth: Atropine
  • Insecticides: Organic Chlorines, Pyrethrins/Pyrethroids and Insect Repellants
  • Sodium Monofluoroacetate and Fluoroacetamide
  • Phosphorus
  • Strychnine
November
  • Mushrooms
  • Plants
  • Arthropods
  • Antidotes in Depth: Antivenom (Scorpion and Spider)
  • Marine Envenomations
  • Snakes and Other Reptiles
  • Antidotes in Depth: Antivenoms (Crotaline)
  • Poison Prevention and Education
  • Poison Centres and Poison Epidemiology
  • International Perspectives on Medical Toxicology
  • Principles of Epidemiology and Research Design
  • Adverse Drug Events and Postmarketing Surveillance
  • Medication Safety and Adverse Drug Events
  • Risk Management and Legal Principles
December
  • Industrial Poisoning: Information and Control
  • Nantoxicology
  • Simple Asphyxiants and Pulmonary Irritants
  • Carbon Monoxide
  • Antidotes in Depth: Hyperbaric Oxygen
  • Cyanide and Hydrogen Sulphide
  • Antidotes in Depth: Sodium and Amyl Nitrite
  • Antidotes in Depth: Sodium thiosulphate
  • Antidotes in Depth: Hydroxocobalamine
  • Methemoglobin Inducers
  • Antidotes in Depth: Methylene Blue
  • Smoke Inhalation
  • It is mandatory to appear for all the tests within the testing dates for the particular Month
  • The Testing dates are from 15th to 27th of Every Month
  • A Candidate has to pass Nine of the Twelve Monthly tests
  • In case you are unable to clear the test you are allowed one retest which can be taken within the testing dates for a particular month.
  • Final Examination is in the 13th Month after you have finished the twelve month cycle.
  • The complete Theory Testing Program in ONLINE