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Caring for adult patients suspected of having concealed illicit drugs

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Last updated:1st Jun 2014
This guideline deals with adult patients presenting to the Emergency Department (ED) having ingested or concealed illicit drugs in body cavities. It covers our legal responsibilities, interactions with the police and provides clinical guidance. This document provides more detailed guidance for the ED regarding the management of patients who are suspected of having concealed illicit drugs. The

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