Caffeine Toxicity: A Brief Review and Update.
Caffeine is one of the most widely consumed psychoactive compounds, and is often marketed for its physical and cognitive performance benefits. The ingestion of potentially toxic amounts of caffeine in the forms of energy drinks, over-the-counter supplements, or anhydrous caffeine products places vulnerable pediatric and adolescent individuals at risk for accidental overdose, resulting in neurologic and cardiac toxicity
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Beauchamp, G. A., Amaducci, A. Cook, M. D. (2017). Caffeine Toxicity: A Brief Review and Update. Clinical Pediatric Emergency and Update.18(3): 197-202. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpem.2017.07.002
Emergency Medicine | Pediatrics
Department of Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine Faculty, Department of Emergency Medicine Residents