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Research & Reviews  941 results

Ethnomedicinal uses, phytochemistry, and pharmacology of the genus Vepris (Rutaceae): A...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2020.113622
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Ombito JO, Chi GF et. al.

Nov 27th, 2020 - Species of the genus Vepris are used in traditional African pharmacopeia for the treatment of various conditions, including chronic diseases and other parasitic. Further uses are against whooping cough and colic in children and as an antidote agai...

The Current State of Snakebite Care in Kenya, Uganda, and Zambia: Healthcare Workers' P...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-1078
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Ooms GI, van Oirschot J et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Snakebites continue to be a public health concern in sub-Saharan Africa, where availability of appropriate medical treatment is rare, even though death and disability can be prevented with timely intervention. A challenge is the lack of sociopolit...

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...

Hematotoxic Snakebite Victim with Trauma: The Role of Guided Transfusion, Rotational Th...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2020.08.003
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Abraham SV, Hakkeem B et. al.

Nov 9th, 2020 - Hematotoxic snake bite is a leading cause of mortality in South India. However, it is rare for the emergency physician to encounter a patient with trauma associated with snakebite. Management of such a patient differs substantially from the routin...

Australian snakebite myotoxicity (ASP-23).
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2020.1836377
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Johnston CI, Isbister GK

Nov 6th, 2020 - Myotoxicity is a recognised but poorly characterised effect of snake envenoming worldwide. We aimed to describe the clinical effects, complications and effectiveness of antivenom in myotoxicity from Australian snake envenoming. Patients were recru...

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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  965 results

Ethnomedicinal uses, phytochemistry, and pharmacology of the genus Vepris (Rutaceae): A...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2020.113622
Journal of Ethnopharmacology; Ombito JO, Chi GF et. al.

Nov 27th, 2020 - Species of the genus Vepris are used in traditional African pharmacopeia for the treatment of various conditions, including chronic diseases and other parasitic. Further uses are against whooping cough and colic in children and as an antidote agai...

The Current State of Snakebite Care in Kenya, Uganda, and Zambia: Healthcare Workers' P...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-1078
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Ooms GI, van Oirschot J et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Snakebites continue to be a public health concern in sub-Saharan Africa, where availability of appropriate medical treatment is rare, even though death and disability can be prevented with timely intervention. A challenge is the lack of sociopolit...

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...

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...

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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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