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ALLMedicine™ Snakebite Center

Research & Reviews  919 results

Epidemiology of fatal snakebites in the United States 1989-2018.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2020.08.083
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Greene SC, Folt J et. al.

Oct 13th, 2020 - There are 5000-10,000 snake envenomations annually in the United States. Fortunately, few are fatal. In this study we review the epidemiology of fatal snakebites. Native snakebite cases from the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPC...

Interventions for the management of snakebite envenoming: An overview of systematic rev...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008727
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Bhaumik S, Beri D et. al.

Oct 13th, 2020 - Snakebite is a neglected tropical disease that leads to more than 120,000 deaths every year. In 2019, World Health Organization (WHO) launched a strategy to decrease its global burden by 2030. There is a range of issues around different interventi...

First Authenticated Case of a Bite by Rare and Elusive Blood-Bellied Coral Snake (Calli...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2020.06.012
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Silva A, Jayakody S et. al.

Oct 9th, 2020 - Blood-bellied coral snake (Calliophis haematoetron) is a recently discovered forest-dwelling species of elapid hitherto known from 3 specimens found from central Sri Lanka. Herein we describe the first authenticated case of blood-bellied coral sna...

In silico and in vitro neutralization of PLA2 activity of Daboxin P by butein, mimosine...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2020.09.223
International Journal of Biological Macromolecules; Devi A, Namsa ND et. al.

Oct 9th, 2020 - Medicinal plants have always been used for snakebite treatment by traditional healers but they lack scientific evidence of action. However secondary metabolites of such plants have been explored and found to inhibit the toxic effect of venom prote...

Cerastes cerastes snakebite complicated by coagulopathy and cardiotoxicity with electro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.10.003
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Razok A, Shams A et. al.

Oct 9th, 2020 - Snakebites occur worldwide with varying frequency. Outcomes associated with snakebite are varied and depend on the type of snake and the general health of the patient. We report a case of snakebite by Cerastes cerastes or desert horned viper. Cons...

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Guidelines  2 results

Pressure immobilization after North American Crotalinae snake envenomation
http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.3109/15563650.2011.610802
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF MEDICAL TOXICOLOGY

Nov 7th, 2011 - Given that the primary toxic effect of envenomation is local tissue injury, mortality is not an ideal outcome measure to extrapolate to human crotaline envenomation. Available evidence fails to establish the efficacy of pressure immobilization in.

Unified treatment algorithm for the management of crotaline snakebite in the United Sta...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3042971
BMC Emergency Medicine; Lavonas EJ, Ruha AM et. al.

Feb 4th, 2011 - Envenomation by crotaline snakes (rattlesnake, cottonmouth, copperhead) is a complex, potentially lethal condition affecting thousands of people in the United States each year. Treatment of crotaline envenomation is not standardized, and significa...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  927 results

Epidemiology of fatal snakebites in the United States 1989-2018.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2020.08.083
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Greene SC, Folt J et. al.

Oct 13th, 2020 - There are 5000-10,000 snake envenomations annually in the United States. Fortunately, few are fatal. In this study we review the epidemiology of fatal snakebites. Native snakebite cases from the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPC...

Interventions for the management of snakebite envenoming: An overview of systematic rev...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0008727
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Bhaumik S, Beri D et. al.

Oct 13th, 2020 - Snakebite is a neglected tropical disease that leads to more than 120,000 deaths every year. In 2019, World Health Organization (WHO) launched a strategy to decrease its global burden by 2030. There is a range of issues around different interventi...

First Authenticated Case of a Bite by Rare and Elusive Blood-Bellied Coral Snake (Calli...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2020.06.012
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Silva A, Jayakody S et. al.

Oct 9th, 2020 - Blood-bellied coral snake (Calliophis haematoetron) is a recently discovered forest-dwelling species of elapid hitherto known from 3 specimens found from central Sri Lanka. Herein we describe the first authenticated case of blood-bellied coral sna...

In silico and in vitro neutralization of PLA2 activity of Daboxin P by butein, mimosine...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2020.09.223
International Journal of Biological Macromolecules; Devi A, Namsa ND et. al.

Oct 9th, 2020 - Medicinal plants have always been used for snakebite treatment by traditional healers but they lack scientific evidence of action. However secondary metabolites of such plants have been explored and found to inhibit the toxic effect of venom prote...

Cerastes cerastes snakebite complicated by coagulopathy and cardiotoxicity with electro...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.10.003
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Razok A, Shams A et. al.

Oct 9th, 2020 - Snakebites occur worldwide with varying frequency. Outcomes associated with snakebite are varied and depend on the type of snake and the general health of the patient. We report a case of snakebite by Cerastes cerastes or desert horned viper. Cons...

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News  7 results

Wilderness Lab: An Exploration of Heat Loss After Avalanche Burial
https://www.medpagetoday.com/primarycare/generalprimarycare/53205

Aug 24th, 2015 - In 1981, members of the American Medical Research Expedition, led by legendary respiratory physiologist John West, collected alveolar gas samples at the summit of Mt. Everest, ushering in a modern experimental era in high altitude medicine. West a...

'Bleeding Wound? Relax And Roll A Cigarette': That's Improbable!
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/45688

May 9th, 2014 - "Bleeding wound? Relax and roll a cigarette." A spoonful of sugar really does help the medicine go down. Warn your patients not to snack on beached whales. They may end up with botulism. "Snakebite suction devices don't remove venom. They just suc...

Math Crackups and Shock for Snakebite: That's Improbable!
https://www.medpagetoday.com/emergencymedicine/emergencymedicine/42652

Oct 31st, 2013 - Welcome to That's Improbable!, MedPage Today's weekly roundup of clinically, um, relevant finds at Improbable Research, which awards the Ig Nobel Prizes. Psychiatrists, be on the lookout for math controversies that lead to mental breakdowns. And f...

Designer Drug ODs Call for Supportive Care and Education
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/46569/mental-health/designer-drug-ods-call-supportive-care-and-education/page/0/1
Hospitalist News (Archived);

Dec 2nd, 2011 - Courtesy Polish Wikipedia/Kon/Creative Commons License Salvia divinorum has hallucinogenic and psychotomimetic properties. Symptoms include agitation and neurologic, cardiovascular, and gastrointestinal effects.

Buyer Beware: Exotic Snakebite
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/71508/buyer-beware-exotic-snakebite
Lewis S. Nelson, MD (Series Editor), Colleen Birmingham, MD et. al.

May 1st, 2011

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