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NACCT 2018


FRI800 - AACT Pre-Symposium: 50 Years of Drug Abuse (Part 1)


Oct 26, 2018 8:00am ‐ Oct 26, 2018 11:45am


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Kavita Babu, MD
The LSDetails

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the pharmacology of LSD.
  2. Describe the history of LSD use.


Kent Olson, MD
Older sedative-hypnotics

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the pharmacology and toxicology of older sedatives such as barbiturates, glutethimide, ethchlorvynol, and others.
  2. Describe how the pharmacodynamic effects of barbiturates differ from those of benzodiazepines.


Jeff Lapoint, DO
Cannabinoids

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the how history and social circumstance affected cannabinoid research, use, and legislation. 
  2. Understand how initial regulatory and legislative actions influenced current trends in cannabinoid use and abuse.


Robert S. Hoffman, MD

**Cocaine Then and Now**

Learning Objectives:

  1. Compare and contrast the physiologic effects of cocaine with those of thyrotoxicosis and pheochromcytoma.
  2. Describe the theoretical reasons why beta blockade would be unwise in acute cocaine toxicity.

Trevonne Thompson, MD
Adulterants

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the historical role adulterants have played in illicit drug use.
  2. Describe the pathophysiology of select adulterants.


Sean Bryant, MD
Phencyclidine - Shadows, Serenity, & Seraphim

Learning Objectives:

  1. Appreciate the history of phencyclidine use and abuse.
  2. Understand phencyclidine's various pharmacologic actions and clinical manifestations.


Amy Zosel, MD
Inhalant Abuse

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe different methods of inhalant abuse.
  2. Differentiate acute and chronic inhalant toxicity.
  3. Understand unique toxicities associated with specific inhalants.

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