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Research & Reviews  1,647 results

Echis coloratus envenomation in a dog: clinical, hemostatic and thromboelastometric fin...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2020.1839663
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Atamna R, Kelmer E et. al.

Nov 16th, 2020 - Echis coloratus is endemic to the Middle East. Clinical reports describing E. coloratus envenomation in humans are scarce, while natural envenomations of animals were not reported. Such envenomations may induce systemic coagulopathy. This report d...

Envenomation by opisthoglyphous snake Thamnodynastes hypoconia (Cope, 1860) (Dipsadinae...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.10.022
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Rebelato MM, Ferri VYK et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - We report here a case of human envenoming by Thamnodynastes hypoconia, a common and abundant non-front-fanged snake belonging to the subfamily Dipsadinae. The case was registered in the municipality of Tapes, Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil, in a ...

Second case report of slender coral snake (Calliophis melanurus sinhaleyus) envenomatio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.10.023
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Maduwage K, Buddika H et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - Bite and envenomation by the slender coral snake (Calliophis melanurus sinhaleyus) is rare in Sri Lanka. This case report describes an authenticated slender coral snake envenomation that occurred in a 32-year-old male. The bite to the middle phala...

Snakebite Envenomation in Rwanda: Patient Demographics, Medical Care, and Antivenom Ava...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0976
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Nduwayezu R, Kinney H et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation (SBE) is a neglected One Health issue that overwhelmingly affects people living in rural and impoverished regions of Africa and Asia. Information on SBE is scarce in Rwanda; thus, our objectives were to 1) describe the demog...

Benefits of Early In-Hospital Antivenom Administration to Patients with Protobothrops m...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0659
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Chuang PC, Chang KW et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Protobothrops mucrosquamatus is one of the common venomous snakes in Southeast Asia. This retrospective cohort study conducted in six medical institutions in Taiwan aimed to obtain information on the optimal management strategies for P. mucrosquam...

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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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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,663 results

Echis coloratus envenomation in a dog: clinical, hemostatic and thromboelastometric fin...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2020.1839663
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Atamna R, Kelmer E et. al.

Nov 16th, 2020 - Echis coloratus is endemic to the Middle East. Clinical reports describing E. coloratus envenomation in humans are scarce, while natural envenomations of animals were not reported. Such envenomations may induce systemic coagulopathy. This report d...

Envenomation by opisthoglyphous snake Thamnodynastes hypoconia (Cope, 1860) (Dipsadinae...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.10.022
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Rebelato MM, Ferri VYK et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - We report here a case of human envenoming by Thamnodynastes hypoconia, a common and abundant non-front-fanged snake belonging to the subfamily Dipsadinae. The case was registered in the municipality of Tapes, Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil, in a ...

Second case report of slender coral snake (Calliophis melanurus sinhaleyus) envenomatio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.10.023
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Maduwage K, Buddika H et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - Bite and envenomation by the slender coral snake (Calliophis melanurus sinhaleyus) is rare in Sri Lanka. This case report describes an authenticated slender coral snake envenomation that occurred in a 32-year-old male. The bite to the middle phala...

Snakebite Envenomation in Rwanda: Patient Demographics, Medical Care, and Antivenom Ava...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0976
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Nduwayezu R, Kinney H et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation (SBE) is a neglected One Health issue that overwhelmingly affects people living in rural and impoverished regions of Africa and Asia. Information on SBE is scarce in Rwanda; thus, our objectives were to 1) describe the demog...

Benefits of Early In-Hospital Antivenom Administration to Patients with Protobothrops m...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0659
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Chuang PC, Chang KW et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Protobothrops mucrosquamatus is one of the common venomous snakes in Southeast Asia. This retrospective cohort study conducted in six medical institutions in Taiwan aimed to obtain information on the optimal management strategies for P. mucrosquam...

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News  4 results

What’s Eating You? Dusky Pigmy Rattlesnake Envenomation and Management
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/211554/practice-management/whats-eating-you-dusky-pigmy-rattlesnake-envenomation/page/0/2?channel=278

Nov 5th, 2019 - Antivenom Therapy Crotalidae polyvalent immune fab is an antivenom comprised of purified, sheep-derived fab IgG fragments and was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in 2000 for the treatment of North American crotalid envenomation. 12,.

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Snakebites?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/874219_4

Jan 9th, 2017 - If no symptoms occur within 8-12 hours, no evenomation may have occurred. This is called a dry bite. At least 25% of viper bites are dry, but as many as 50% may be venomous. Copperhead bites are generally limited to localized tissue destruction. R...

Fast Five Quiz: Are You Prepared to Confront Snakebites?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/874219

Jan 9th, 2017 - Most snakebites are innocuous and are delivered by nonvenomous species. North America is home to 25 species of venomous snakes. Worldwide, only about 15% of the more than 3000 species of snakes are considered dangerous to humans. Although death is...

Prepare for ICD-10!
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/78821/practice-management/prepare-icd-10
Alan Rockoff, MD

Nov 8th, 2013 - As the date for implementing ICD-10 gets closer, consulting firms send daily offers to help us adapt to the new diagnostic regime. As a service to the profession, Under My Skin will provide periodic updates to save you consulting fees.

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