Enquiries to the New Zealand National Poisons Centre in 2018

6 July 2020 -


In 2018, the NZ National Poisons Centre (NZNPC) provided assessment and/or advice in 64,358 enquiries, comprising 25,330 direct contacts and 39,028 indirect contacts.

The NZNPC provides specialised services regularly used by both members of the public and healthcare professionals that contributes to the clinical management of poisoned and potentially poisoned patients in NZ.

Click here to read the full report published in Emergency Medicine Australasia.