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Research & Reviews  100 results

PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases broadens its coverage of envenomings caused by animal ...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Gutiérrez JM, Chippaux JP et. al.

Jun 18th, 2021 - PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases broadens its coverage of envenomings caused by animal bites and stings.|2021|Gutiérrez JM,Chippaux JP,Isbister GK,|

Management of Human and Animal Bites.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America; Murphy J, Qaisi M

Jun 13th, 2021 - Dogs are the animal most frequently implicated in causing bite injuries to the human face. Dog bite injuries are most prevalent in younger patients. Pasteurella species are commensals of the oral microbiome of dogs and cats and are frequently impl...

Trend and epidemiological patterns of animal bites in Golestan province (Northern Iran)...
PloS One; Bay V, Jafari M et. al.

May 26th, 2021 - Rabies is one of the oldest zoonosis viral diseases, which still remains as one of the most important threats to public health in the 21st century. This cross-sectional study examined epidemiologic features of all 33,996 cases of persons bitten by...

Trends and spatial distribution of animal bites and vaccination status among victims an...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Monje F, Kadobera D et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - Rabies is a vaccine-preventable fatal zoonotic disease. Uganda, through the veterinary surveillance system at National Animal Disease Diagnostics and Epidemiology Centre (NADDEC), captures animal bites (a proxy for rabies) on a monthly basis from ...

Characteristic and outcomes of human and animal bites in Malawi.
Injury Williams BM, Purcell L et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - Bites are an important contributor to traumatic injury worldwide. In low- and middle-income countries, data regarding bite injuries outside of rabies is limited. Therefore, we sought to describe the injury characteristics and outcomes of bites in ...

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NICE Issues New Guideline on Antimicrobial Prescribing for Human and Animal Bites

Nov 6th, 2020 - The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published new guidance setting out an antimicrobial prescribing strategy for human and animal bites in adults and children. Metronidazole 400 mg three times a day. First-choice intra...

Fast Five Quiz: Dog and Cat Bites

Jul 9th, 2020 - Pasteurella multocida infection is the most common infection contracted from cat bites. It may also be complicated by sepsis. Wound infections associated with animal bites usually have a polymicrobial etiology. Complications include rapidly progre...

Septic Arthritis and Osteomyelitis Caused by Pasteurella multocida

Jul 7th, 2015 - Discussion Cat bites often are the source of Pasteurella species infections because the bacteria are carried by more than 90% of cats. 1 These types of infections can cause septic arthritis, osteomyelitis, and deep subcutaneous and myofascial infec.

SSTI guidelines stress diagnostic skill, careful treatment
Jennie Smith

Jun 25th, 2014 - New practice guidelines on skin and soft tissue infections from the Infectious Diseases Society of America stress careful clinical attention to the type of infection, the epidemiological setting in which the infection occurred, the health status o.

Age, atraumatic etiology, fever predict admission for limp
Sharon Worcester

Nov 12th, 2013 - ORLANDO – Most children presenting to the emergency department with a limp have a traumatic etiology, and in most cases, a thorough history and physical examination coupled with radiographs are sufficient for diagnosis, a retrospective study of ca.

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