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Research & Reviews  873 results

Bothrops erythromelas venom and its action on isolated murine macrophages.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.07.017
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Nery NM, Setúbal SS et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Snakebite is a universally neglected public health problem. It victimizes approximately 2.5 million people annually and kills around 125 thousand. In Brazil, the Bothrops genus is responsible for 87% of the envenoming. The species Bothrops erythro...

Sensitivity and specificity of 20-minute whole blood clotting test, prothrombin time, a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.07.020
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Thongtonyong N, Chinthammitr Y

Jul 22nd, 2020 - Malayan pit vipers (Calloselasma rhodostoma) are major health hazard in Southern Thailand causing systemic bleeding by defibrination and thrombocytopenia. Twenty minute whole blood clotting test (20WBCT) is a useful and informative bedside test re...

Snakebites in Suriname: Evaluation of the Protocolled Administration of Anti-Snake Veno...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0144
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Ramdhani N, Jonker S et. al.

Jul 12th, 2020 - Venomous snakebites regularly occur in Suriname, a middle-income country located on the north coast of South America. Officially reported data on incidence and mortality are lacking. The aim of this retrospective study was to assess whether the us...

A framework for shifting the paradigm and developing coalitions to address neglected pu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2019.10.009
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Mahmood MA, White J et. al.

Jul 7th, 2020 - A framework for shifting the paradigm and developing coalitions to address neglected public health problems: Lessons from the Myanmar Snakebite Project.|2020|Mahmood MA,White J,Thwin KT,Zaw A,Alfred S,|

Burden of snakebite and antivenom supply challenges in Africa.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2019.10.008
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Habib AG

Jul 7th, 2020 - Burden of snakebite and antivenom supply challenges in Africa.|2020|Habib AG,|

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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  885 results

Bothrops erythromelas venom and its action on isolated murine macrophages.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.07.017
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Nery NM, Setúbal SS et. al.

Jul 23rd, 2020 - Snakebite is a universally neglected public health problem. It victimizes approximately 2.5 million people annually and kills around 125 thousand. In Brazil, the Bothrops genus is responsible for 87% of the envenoming. The species Bothrops erythro...

Sensitivity and specificity of 20-minute whole blood clotting test, prothrombin time, a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.07.020
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Thongtonyong N, Chinthammitr Y

Jul 22nd, 2020 - Malayan pit vipers (Calloselasma rhodostoma) are major health hazard in Southern Thailand causing systemic bleeding by defibrination and thrombocytopenia. Twenty minute whole blood clotting test (20WBCT) is a useful and informative bedside test re...

Snakebites in Suriname: Evaluation of the Protocolled Administration of Anti-Snake Veno...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0144
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Ramdhani N, Jonker S et. al.

Jul 12th, 2020 - Venomous snakebites regularly occur in Suriname, a middle-income country located on the north coast of South America. Officially reported data on incidence and mortality are lacking. The aim of this retrospective study was to assess whether the us...

A framework for shifting the paradigm and developing coalitions to address neglected pu...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2019.10.009
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Mahmood MA, White J et. al.

Jul 7th, 2020 - A framework for shifting the paradigm and developing coalitions to address neglected public health problems: Lessons from the Myanmar Snakebite Project.|2020|Mahmood MA,White J,Thwin KT,Zaw A,Alfred S,|

Burden of snakebite and antivenom supply challenges in Africa.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2019.10.008
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Habib AG

Jul 7th, 2020 - Burden of snakebite and antivenom supply challenges in Africa.|2020|Habib AG,|

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News  11 results

Most snakebites are truly accidental
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-snakebites/most-snakebites-are-truly-accidental-idUSKCN0YW2DM

Jun 10th, 2016 - (Reuters Health) - Most snakebites are not the result of humans confronting the snake, a new study suggests. Instead, most victims are unaware of the snakes before they are bitten, according to an analysis of snakebite reports in the media between...

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.

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