Regardless of the amount involved, gastric emptying is not indicated for accidental ingestion of a hydrocarbon lacking systemic toxicity.
During that time we are able to measure the rate at which the gallbladder empties, and determine if emptying is normal.
The frequently cited amount of 1mL./kg. as the indication for gastric emptying is not supported by animal studies. 2,4
We will get a chance for sweeping reform, but will find no joy in emptying the dust pan.
Oreck next maintained that many of its challenged statements were nonactionable puffery: (1) the Dyson is â€œbulkyâ€; (2) the Oreck vacuum emits â€œno puffâ€ of dust when it is emptied; (3) the Dyson bin emptying process is â€œmessyâ€ and the Dyson filter is â€œnot sanitaryâ€ and a â€œdirty little secretâ€; and (4) the XL Ultra 4120 weighs â€œonly nine pounds,â€ while the weight of the DC14 is â€œbackbreaking.â€