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Signs that an
intoxicated person might need medical evaluation
Most people can be cared for at home by family or friends when they
are intoxicated. If you think the intoxicated person's condition is getting
worse and you are concerned you will not be able to provide a safe environment,
seek medical help.
To help an intoxicated person:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerWilliam H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency MedicineAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerH. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
Current as ofFebruary 24, 2016
Current as of:
February 24, 2016
William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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