View Full Version : If I ever need to go to hospital

10-10-2007, 14:23:27
take me here (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7037443.stm)

C.G.B. Spender
10-10-2007, 14:25:35
Hehe, Tizzy is looking for a hospital (HINT, HINT!)

Resource Consumer
10-10-2007, 14:40:01
Italians go all the way to Oz to top themselves!

10-10-2007, 14:42:58
Dudes liver must be hurting. 3 an hour for 3 days? 216 vodkas? That's binge drinking at its finest.

Resource Consumer
10-10-2007, 14:43:58
he should be given a medal

10-10-2007, 14:45:17
in 5 years, Italian with cirrhosis sues Australian hospital

Lefty Scaevola
10-10-2007, 20:29:34
Yep ethanol is the treatment for gycol posiening. Glycol itself is not toxic, but its first breakdnown product in the liver is. The liver will process ethanol in preference to glycol, keeping the liver buzy while the glocl is excreated through the kidneys. This guy must have drunks a gallon of antifreeze to need that much ethanol. The treatment is more common for for cat drining anitfreeze than for humans.

11-10-2007, 01:33:20
So this explains why Russian politicians drink so much.

11-10-2007, 10:08:43
'Doctors save man with vodka drip' had me thinking that a guy walked into the hospital dripping vodka.

11-10-2007, 10:43:12
the leak forced him to continually refill just to keep the level