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Research & Reviews  1,023 results

Hesperetin as an inhibitor of the snake venom serine protease from Bothrops jararaca.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.04.016
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Vander Dos Santos R, Grillo G et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The majority (90%) of the snakebite envenomation in Brazil accounts for Bothrops from the Viperidae family. Some snake venom serine proteases provoke blood coagulation in ophidian accident victims because of their fibrinolytic activity and one of ...

Development and characterization of human single chain antibody against Iranian Macrovi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.04.017
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Eskafi AH, Bagheri KP et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - Snakebite is an important public health problem in tropical and subtropical regions. Macrovipera lebetina is one of the most dangerous snakes in Iran. Envenoming by this snake can lead to respiratory distress, heart attack, bleeding, and death. Th...

Basement membrane degradation and inflammation play a role in the pulmonary hemorrhage ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.04.012
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Castro AC, Escalante T et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Snakebite envenoming is a neglected tropical disease affecting millions of people every year, especially in vulnerable rural populations in the developing world. Viperid snakes cause envenomings characterized by a complex pathophysiology which inc...

'The medicine is not for sale': Practices of traditional healers in snakebite envenomin...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8081335
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Steinhorst J, Aglanu LM et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Snakebite envenoming is a medical emergency which is common in many tropical lower- and middle-income countries. Traditional healers are frequently consulted as primary care-givers for snakebite victims in distress. Traditional healers therefore p...

An investigation of conventional microbial culture for the Naja atra bite wound, and th...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8078740
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Mao YC, Chuang HN et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Naja atra is a major venomous snake found in Taiwan. The bite of this snake causes extensive wound necrosis or necrotizing soft tissue infection. Conventional microbial culture-based techniques may fail to identify potential human pathogens and re...

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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  1,047 results

Hesperetin as an inhibitor of the snake venom serine protease from Bothrops jararaca.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.04.016
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Vander Dos Santos R, Grillo G et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The majority (90%) of the snakebite envenomation in Brazil accounts for Bothrops from the Viperidae family. Some snake venom serine proteases provoke blood coagulation in ophidian accident victims because of their fibrinolytic activity and one of ...

Development and characterization of human single chain antibody against Iranian Macrovi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.04.017
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Eskafi AH, Bagheri KP et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - Snakebite is an important public health problem in tropical and subtropical regions. Macrovipera lebetina is one of the most dangerous snakes in Iran. Envenoming by this snake can lead to respiratory distress, heart attack, bleeding, and death. Th...

Basement membrane degradation and inflammation play a role in the pulmonary hemorrhage ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2021.04.012
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society O... Castro AC, Escalante T et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Snakebite envenoming is a neglected tropical disease affecting millions of people every year, especially in vulnerable rural populations in the developing world. Viperid snakes cause envenomings characterized by a complex pathophysiology which inc...

'The medicine is not for sale': Practices of traditional healers in snakebite envenomin...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8081335
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Steinhorst J, Aglanu LM et. al.

Apr 16th, 2021 - Snakebite envenoming is a medical emergency which is common in many tropical lower- and middle-income countries. Traditional healers are frequently consulted as primary care-givers for snakebite victims in distress. Traditional healers therefore p...

An investigation of conventional microbial culture for the Naja atra bite wound, and th...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8078740
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Mao YC, Chuang HN et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Naja atra is a major venomous snake found in Taiwan. The bite of this snake causes extensive wound necrosis or necrotizing soft tissue infection. Conventional microbial culture-based techniques may fail to identify potential human pathogens and re...

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News  23 results

Search for a Snakebite Drug Might Lead to a COVID Treatment, Too
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/940764

Nov 10th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center.   Dr. Matthew Lewin, founder of the Center for Exploration and Travel Health at the California Academy of Sciences, was researching snakebite trea...

Search for a Snakebite Drug Might Lead to a COVID Treatment, Too
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940764

Nov 10th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The days of incising a snakebite and sucking out the poison are long over, but the current treatment for venomous snakebites remains archaic. Sinc...

From Cow Manure to Sucking Venom: Snakebite Treatment Myths
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/920116

Oct 29th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, editorial advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. Managing snakebites has traditionally relied on antivenoms that treat specific types of snake envenom...

From Cow Manure to Sucking Venom: Snakebite Treatment Myths
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920116

Oct 29th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, editorial advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. Managing snakebites has traditionally relied on antivenoms that treat specific types of snake envenom...

How a Snakebite and Sudden Death Led to Cardiology and Writing
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/915942

Aug 11th, 2019 - Robert A. Harrington, MD: Hi. This is Bob Harrington from Stanford University, speaking here on theheart.org | Medscape Cardiology. Over the past several years, I've had the opportunity to talk with researchers in the field of cardiovascular medic...

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