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Research & Reviews  12,587 results

Fulminant Bacillus cereus food poisoning with fatal multi-organ failure.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-238716
BMJ Case Reports; Colaco CMG, Basile K et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - This case represents a rare fulminant course of fried-rice associated food poisoning in an immunocompetent person due to pre-formed exotoxin produced by Bacillus cereus, with severe manifestations of sepsis, including multi-organ (hepatic, renal, ...

Factors associated with purchasing pesticide from shops for intentional self-poisoning ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13469
Tropical Medicine & International Health : TM & IH; Weerasinghe M, Konradsen F et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - In South Asia, up to one in five individuals who ingest pesticides for self-poisoning and survive purchased them from a shop immediately prior to the event. Thus far, no research has taken place to determine whether interventions implemented throu...

Fatal pyrrolizidine alkaloid poisoning of infants caused by adulterated Senecio coronatus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2020.110680
Forensic Science International; Van Schalkwyk FJ, Stander MA et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - Senecio coronatus (known as izonkozonko and ubulibazi in Zulu) is commonly used in traditional medicine in South Africa as purification purgative and enemas for infants during weaning. We show for the first time that this species does not contain ...

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Guidelines  43 results

Responding to nerve agent poisoning: a guide for emergency nurses. Part 2.
https://doi.org/10.7748/en.2019.e1925
Emergency Nurse : the Journal of the RCN Accident and Eme... McGhee S, Finnegan A et. al.

Aug 30th, 2019 - The release of chemical agents can cause loss of life and result in major incidents. Chemical agent-related major incidents require a modified response by emergency services due to the chemicals' transmissibility, lethality, latency and persistenc...

Electronic Cigarettes: Common Questions and Answers
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/0815/p227.html
American Family Physician;

Aug 14th, 2019 - Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are popular devices designed to heat a liquid solution, often containing nicotine, that generates an inhaled aerosol, or vapor. e-Cigarettes have been marketed as healthier alternatives to traditional cigarette...

Guidelines for reporting case studies and series on drug-induced QT interval prolongati...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15563650.2019.1605077
Clinical Toxicology (Philadelphia, Pa.); Berling I, Hatten BW et. al.

Apr 25th, 2019 - Background: The assessment and management of patients with QT interval prolongation in poisoning requires an appropriate method of measuring and adjusting the QT interval for the heart rate (HR) in order to decide if the patient is at risk of life...

How to Grill Safely | CDC
https://www.cdc.gov/foodsafety/communication/bbq-iq.html

Aug 23rd, 2018 - Food poisoning peaks in the summer months when warmer temperatures cause foodborne germs to flourish. Follow these steps for a safe and enjoyable grilling season.

CDC - Carbon Monoxide Poisoning - Frequently Asked Questions
https://www.cdc.gov/co/faqs.htm

Mar 20th, 2018 - What is Carbon Monoxide? Carbon monoxide, or “CO,” is an odorless, colorless gas that can kill you.

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Drugs  197 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  13,325 results

Fulminant Bacillus cereus food poisoning with fatal multi-organ failure.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-238716
BMJ Case Reports; Colaco CMG, Basile K et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - This case represents a rare fulminant course of fried-rice associated food poisoning in an immunocompetent person due to pre-formed exotoxin produced by Bacillus cereus, with severe manifestations of sepsis, including multi-organ (hepatic, renal, ...

Factors associated with purchasing pesticide from shops for intentional self-poisoning ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.13469
Tropical Medicine & International Health : TM & IH; Weerasinghe M, Konradsen F et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - In South Asia, up to one in five individuals who ingest pesticides for self-poisoning and survive purchased them from a shop immediately prior to the event. Thus far, no research has taken place to determine whether interventions implemented throu...

Fatal pyrrolizidine alkaloid poisoning of infants caused by adulterated Senecio coronatus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.forsciint.2020.110680
Forensic Science International; Van Schalkwyk FJ, Stander MA et. al.

Jan 18th, 2021 - Senecio coronatus (known as izonkozonko and ubulibazi in Zulu) is commonly used in traditional medicine in South Africa as purification purgative and enemas for infants during weaning. We show for the first time that this species does not contain ...

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News  573 results

COVID-19: Hand Sanitizer Poisonings Soar, Psych Patients at High Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941899

Dec 1st, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Cases of poisoning — intentional and unintentional — from ingestion of alcohol-based hand sanitizer have soared during the COVID-19 pandemic. In t...

Sanitising-Gel Poisoning Cases Soar Among Spanish Children Amid Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939105

Oct 14th, 2020 - MADRID (Reuters) - The number of Spanish children treated for poisoning after ingesting hand-sanitising gels has rocketed as the product has become ubiquitous during the coronavirus pandemic. The Spanish National Toxicological and Forensic Institu...

Children's Opioid Harms Vary by Race, Location
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938715

Oct 6th, 2020 - Black children and children living in urban areas are less likely to have opioid-related poisoning or withdrawal but more likely to experience abuse or dependence, compared with their White or rural/suburban counterparts, according to a study of 3...

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Patient Education  91 results see all →