All posts by Brian Kloss

Brian Kloss is an emergency medicine physician and assistant professor at the SUNY Upstate Medical University and the VA Medical Center in Syracuse, New York. Author of Kloss and Bruce | Toxicology Flashcards | Tox Flashcards | @EM_Pearls | +Brian Kloss

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Anticholinergic Toxidrome

Anticholinergic Toxidrome was one of the first flashcards I designed. I wanted to make a play on the old mnemonic: mad as a hatter, hot as hell, red as a beat, dry as a bone, and blind as

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Cyanide Poisoning Antidotes

I really enjoyed drawing the Cyanide Poisoning Antidotes flashcard. I really put Travis to the test by drawing out biochemistry pathways…The original design was to take place on an illustrated mitochondria however, there wasn’t enough room.

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Cholinergic Toxidrome

Cholinergic Toxidrome was the first flashcard I created. My original idea was to have a small illustration on the top of the card and pearls at the bottom.  However, as the flashcards became more complex, it

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Extrapyramidal Side Effects

I drew my inspiration for the Extrapyramidal Side Effects flashcard from the pop photography of Andy Warhol. Each of the four facial illustrations represents the facial and ocular signs of an extrapyramidal reaction. I had

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Opiate Withdrawal

The opiate withdrawal flashcard was heavily inspired by the movie Trainspotting. In one of the earliest scenes of the movie the main character Mark Renton (played by Ewan McGregor – Obi-Wan Kenobi) tells the audience

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Toxicology Antidote Hyperbaric Oxygen

In this flashcard I drew my friend and colleague Dr Jawad Kassem, a Board Certified Hyperbaric Medicine doctor. Hyperbaric Oxygen has a role for the treatment of carbon monoxide (CO) Poisoning and may have some