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Research & Reviews  12,717 results

Double gastric fluid level and aspiration pneumonitis in kerosene poisoning.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-241560
BMJ Case Reports; Esashi R, Fujikawa H et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Double gastric fluid level and aspiration pneumonitis in kerosene poisoning.|2021|Esashi R,Fujikawa H,Kataoka Y,Saito M,|

Scombroid pancreatitis from mahi-mahi consumption.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240261
BMJ Case Reports; Hernandez Garcilazo N, Prasad RM et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - A 61-year-old woman with no significant previous medical history presented to an urgent care facility with generalised rash, flushing and abdominal pain after eating mahi-mahi. She was diagnosed with an allergic reaction and discharged home. Later...

Nonalcoholic Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome Resulting From Psychosis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/NMD.0000000000001287
The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease; Alves Pereira de Carvalho Saraiva R, Gonçalves M et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Wernicke encephalopathy (WE) results from thiamine deficiency. If undiagnosed or inadequately treated, WE evolves into Korsakoff syndrome (KS). We herein report a case of nonalcoholic Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome (WKS) that resulted from malnutriti...

Case report of new-onset obstructive sleep apnea after carbon monoxide poisoning.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060521992228
The Journal of International Medical Research; Yang X, Xie M et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is characterized by repetitive intermittent oxygen desaturation during sleep. Carbon monoxide poisoning (COP) is the second most common cause of death among non-medicinal poisonings, and oxygen therapy is the current ...

A rare case of Holmes tremor in a worker with occupational carbon monoxide poisoning.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.23235
American Journal of Industrial Medicine; Rutchik J, Bowler RM et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Parkinsonism and encephalopathy are frequently seen in patients who survive carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. Neurological findings associated with CO poisoning can emerge immediately after cessation of exposure or following a brief period of pseudo...

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Guidelines  45 results

Guidelines for establishing a poison centre
https://www.who.int/publications/i/item/9789240009523
World Health Organization (WHO)

Jan 13th, 2021 - Poisoning is a significant global public health problem. WHO estimates that, in 2016, unintentional poisoning caused 106 683 deaths and the loss of 6.3 million years of healthy life (disability-adjusted life years) It has also been estimated that ...

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.

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Drugs  203 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  13,457 results

Double gastric fluid level and aspiration pneumonitis in kerosene poisoning.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-241560
BMJ Case Reports; Esashi R, Fujikawa H et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Double gastric fluid level and aspiration pneumonitis in kerosene poisoning.|2021|Esashi R,Fujikawa H,Kataoka Y,Saito M,|

Scombroid pancreatitis from mahi-mahi consumption.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-240261
BMJ Case Reports; Hernandez Garcilazo N, Prasad RM et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - A 61-year-old woman with no significant previous medical history presented to an urgent care facility with generalised rash, flushing and abdominal pain after eating mahi-mahi. She was diagnosed with an allergic reaction and discharged home. Later...

Nonalcoholic Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome Resulting From Psychosis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/NMD.0000000000001287
The Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease; Alves Pereira de Carvalho Saraiva R, Gonçalves M et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Wernicke encephalopathy (WE) results from thiamine deficiency. If undiagnosed or inadequately treated, WE evolves into Korsakoff syndrome (KS). We herein report a case of nonalcoholic Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome (WKS) that resulted from malnutriti...

Case report of new-onset obstructive sleep apnea after carbon monoxide poisoning.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060521992228
The Journal of International Medical Research; Yang X, Xie M et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is characterized by repetitive intermittent oxygen desaturation during sleep. Carbon monoxide poisoning (COP) is the second most common cause of death among non-medicinal poisonings, and oxygen therapy is the current ...

A rare case of Holmes tremor in a worker with occupational carbon monoxide poisoning.
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajim.23235
American Journal of Industrial Medicine; Rutchik J, Bowler RM et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Parkinsonism and encephalopathy are frequently seen in patients who survive carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. Neurological findings associated with CO poisoning can emerge immediately after cessation of exposure or following a brief period of pseudo...

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News  575 results

Guidelines for establishing a poison centre
https://www.who.int/publications/i/item/9789240009523
World Health Organization (WHO)

Jan 13th, 2021 - Poisoning is a significant global public health problem. WHO estimates that, in 2016, unintentional poisoning caused 106 683 deaths and the loss of 6.3 million years of healthy life (disability-adjusted life years) It has also been estimated that ...

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. The ...

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...

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Patient Education  87 results see all →