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Research & Reviews  21 results

Genetic identification and subsequent LC-QTOF MS analysis of plant remains (Oenanthe sp...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00414-020-02488-6 10.1016/S1355-0306(02)71807-8 10.1080/15563650902904332 10.1136/emj.19.5.472 10.1016/B0-32-301125-X/50028-5 10.1007/s12024-019-00211-5 10.1016/j.jchromb.2006.04.047 10.1177/096032718500400401 10.1039/jr9530000309 10.1021/np8007717 10.1111/brv.12104 10.1017/S0960428601000658 10.1002/tax.583004
International Journal of Legal Medicine; Martínez P, Quintela O et. al.

Jan 29th, 2021 - In recent years, recorded cases related to forensic botany and, in particular, of plant poisoning have become rare. We report on the medicolegal characteristics of an undetermined sudden death (USD) of a woman in which scene there were remnants of...

The acute toxicity of water hemlock (Cicuta douglasii) in a goat model.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.02.010
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Welch KD, Stonecipher CA et. al.

Feb 11th, 2020 - Water hemlock (Cicuta douglasii) is one of the most toxic plants to livestock and humans. Little is known regarding the amount of plant required to cause death. The objective of this study was to determine a lethal dose of water hemlock in a goat ...

Determinants of temperature sensitivity of soil respiration with the decline of a found...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6797177
PloS One; Ignace DD

Oct 18th, 2019 - The eastern hemlock (Tsuga canadensis) is an important foundation species that is currently declining throughout eastern U.S. forests due to the exotic pests hemlock woolly adelgid (Adelges tsugae) and elongate hemlock scale (Fiorinia externa). He...

Poisoning by Plant Resin 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/817093-print

Feb 12th, 2019 - Practice Essentials Plants have evolved highly complex systems of defense against most of their natural enemies (eg, insects, animals). At the very least, these defenses make many plants unpalatable; however, some can be fatal to the inexperienced...

Poisoning by Plant Resin
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/817093-overview

Feb 12th, 2019 - Practice Essentials Plants have evolved highly complex systems of defense against most of their natural enemies (eg, insects, animals). At the very least, these defenses make many plants unpalatable; however, some can be fatal to the inexperienced...

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News  5 results

Lawrence Egbert, MD, Dies, Advocate of Assisted Suicide
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/865121

Jun 21st, 2016 - Lawrence Egbert, MD, a major figure in the assisted-suicide movement who lost his license for giving too much assistance, died of a heart attack on June 9 in his Baltimore, Maryland, home at the age of 88. Ellen Barfield, his wife of 25 years, sai...

Morning Break: Bariatric Surgery and Suicide, Reattaching a Head, Placebo Bonanza
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/53964

Oct 8th, 2015 - Three biochemists win Nobel Prize for DNA repair discoveries. Doctors in Australia reattach a baby's head to his spine after a car crash severed vertebrae. Seeking "hemlock," settling for dehydration in voluntary death. A study by Canadian researc...

Top 10 Clinical Trends for March 2015
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/841652_5

Mar 20th, 2015 - #6 Clinical Trend: Hemlock Poison The cause of this term’s increase in popularity is elementary, my dear Watson. Actually, it’s “Elementary,” the Sherlock Holmes-centered CBS TV show recently featured an episode called “Hemlock” that prominently f...

Misinformation on herbals?
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/62853/misinformation-herbals

Although it is always important to determine what other therapies a patient is taking, Dr. Joseph I.

Dangerous duo: Antiepileptics plus herbals
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/62756/dangerous-duo-antiepileptics-plus-herbals
Joseph I. Sirven, MD

Antiepileptic drugs (AEDs)—one of the most frequently prescribed medication classes—are used to manage seizures, epilepsy, pain syndromes, migraines, and psychiatric disorders such as bipolar disorder, anxiety, schizophrenia, and depression. When.

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