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Research & Reviews  903 results

Neutralizing potency and immunochemical evaluation of an anti-Crotalus mictlantecuhtli ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.026
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Ponce-López R, Neri-Castro E et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Snakebite in Mexico is commonly treated with an antivenom which uses Bothrops asper and Crotalus simus venoms as immunogens. Current taxonomic recommendations for the C. simus species complex suggest a novel endemic species from Mexico: Crotalus m...

Ketamine for pain control of snake envenomation in Guinea: A case series.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.020
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Brandehoff N, Benjamin JM et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation is a global health crisis and is classified as a Category A neglected tropical disease by the World Health Organization (WHO). Snakebite envenomations account for a significant amount of morbidity and morbidity in tropical a...

Bites by snakes of lesser medical importance in a cohort of snakebite patients from rur...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.025
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Thalgaspitiya S, Isbister G et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Reporting of snakebite is poor in areas where they are most common. Comparatively, bites by snakes of high medical importance are likely to be documented than snakes of lesser medical importance. This study aims to describe the demographic, epidem...

Varespladib (LY315920) inhibits neuromuscular blockade induced by Oxyuranus scutellatus...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.023
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Fontana Oliveira IC, Gutiérrez JM et. al.

Sep 5th, 2020 - The phospholipase A2 (PLA2) inhibitors varespladib (LY315920) and its orally available derivative methyl-varespladib (LY333013) have been proposed as potential therapies for the treatment of snakebite envenomings in which toxicity depends on the a...

A lipidomics approach reveals new insights into Crotalus durissus terrificus and Bothro...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00204-020-02896-y
Archives of Toxicology; Acunha T, Nardini V et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation causes > 81,000 deaths and incapacities in another 400,000 people worldwide every year. Snake venoms are complex natural secretions comprised of hundreds of different molecules with a wide range of biological functions that ...

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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  911 results

Neutralizing potency and immunochemical evaluation of an anti-Crotalus mictlantecuhtli ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.026
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Ponce-López R, Neri-Castro E et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Snakebite in Mexico is commonly treated with an antivenom which uses Bothrops asper and Crotalus simus venoms as immunogens. Current taxonomic recommendations for the C. simus species complex suggest a novel endemic species from Mexico: Crotalus m...

Ketamine for pain control of snake envenomation in Guinea: A case series.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.020
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Brandehoff N, Benjamin JM et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation is a global health crisis and is classified as a Category A neglected tropical disease by the World Health Organization (WHO). Snakebite envenomations account for a significant amount of morbidity and morbidity in tropical a...

Bites by snakes of lesser medical importance in a cohort of snakebite patients from rur...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.025
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Thalgaspitiya S, Isbister G et. al.

Sep 6th, 2020 - Reporting of snakebite is poor in areas where they are most common. Comparatively, bites by snakes of high medical importance are likely to be documented than snakes of lesser medical importance. This study aims to describe the demographic, epidem...

Varespladib (LY315920) inhibits neuromuscular blockade induced by Oxyuranus scutellatus...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.toxicon.2020.08.023
Toxicon : Official Journal of the International Society on Toxinology; Fontana Oliveira IC, Gutiérrez JM et. al.

Sep 5th, 2020 - The phospholipase A2 (PLA2) inhibitors varespladib (LY315920) and its orally available derivative methyl-varespladib (LY333013) have been proposed as potential therapies for the treatment of snakebite envenomings in which toxicity depends on the a...

A lipidomics approach reveals new insights into Crotalus durissus terrificus and Bothro...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00204-020-02896-y
Archives of Toxicology; Acunha T, Nardini V et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation causes > 81,000 deaths and incapacities in another 400,000 people worldwide every year. Snake venoms are complex natural secretions comprised of hundreds of different molecules with a wide range of biological functions that ...

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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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