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Research & Reviews  12,859 results

Screening and management of unintentional low-level carbon monoxide exposure in the eme...
https://doi.org/10.7748/en.2021.e2077
Emergency Nurse : the Journal of the RCN Accident and Eme... Cappelletto M, Jarman H

Apr 13th, 2021 - Unintentional carbon monoxide (CO) exposure, sometimes referred to as CO poisoning, is a serious threat to health and can have long-term effects on the neurological and respiratory systems. Patients who have been exposed can present to emergency d...

Successful treatment of cardiac arrest following hysteroscopic surgery using extracorpo...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000025519
Medicine Chen T, Yao L et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Cardiac arrest caused by water intoxication syndrome following hysteroscopic surgery is a rare but life-threatening occurrence. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is rarely used to treat water intoxication syndrome in hysteroscopic surgery...

Trimetazidine Protects from Mercury-Induced Kidney Injury.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000514843
Pharmacology Hazelhoff MH, Bulacio RP et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - The presence of mercury in the environment is a worldwide concern. Inorganic mercury is present in industrial materials, is employed in medical devices, is widely used in batteries, is a component of fluorescent light bulbs, and it has been associ...

Fatal Outcome in Acutely Poisoned Children With Hospitalization: A 10-Year Retrospectiv...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002429
Pediatric Emergency Care; Gholami N, McDonald R et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Acute poisoning is a significant and preventable cause of mortality among children internationally. The aims of this study were to assess the case fatality rate of children admitted to an inner-city hospital for acute poisoning and to compare the ...

Arsenic accumulation and speciation in two cultivars of Pteris cretica L. and character...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112196
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety; Popov M, Zemanová V et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Pollution and poisoning with carcinogenic arsenic (As) is of major concern globally. Interestingly, there are ferns that can naturally tolerate remarkably high As concentrations in soils while hyperaccumulating this metalloid in their fronds. Besi...

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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  213 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  13,613 results

Screening and management of unintentional low-level carbon monoxide exposure in the eme...
https://doi.org/10.7748/en.2021.e2077
Emergency Nurse : the Journal of the RCN Accident and Eme... Cappelletto M, Jarman H

Apr 13th, 2021 - Unintentional carbon monoxide (CO) exposure, sometimes referred to as CO poisoning, is a serious threat to health and can have long-term effects on the neurological and respiratory systems. Patients who have been exposed can present to emergency d...

Successful treatment of cardiac arrest following hysteroscopic surgery using extracorpo...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000025519
Medicine Chen T, Yao L et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Cardiac arrest caused by water intoxication syndrome following hysteroscopic surgery is a rare but life-threatening occurrence. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is rarely used to treat water intoxication syndrome in hysteroscopic surgery...

Trimetazidine Protects from Mercury-Induced Kidney Injury.
https://doi.org/10.1159/000514843
Pharmacology Hazelhoff MH, Bulacio RP et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - The presence of mercury in the environment is a worldwide concern. Inorganic mercury is present in industrial materials, is employed in medical devices, is widely used in batteries, is a component of fluorescent light bulbs, and it has been associ...

Fatal Outcome in Acutely Poisoned Children With Hospitalization: A 10-Year Retrospectiv...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002429
Pediatric Emergency Care; Gholami N, McDonald R et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Acute poisoning is a significant and preventable cause of mortality among children internationally. The aims of this study were to assess the case fatality rate of children admitted to an inner-city hospital for acute poisoning and to compare the ...

Arsenic accumulation and speciation in two cultivars of Pteris cretica L. and character...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2021.112196
Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety; Popov M, Zemanová V et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Pollution and poisoning with carcinogenic arsenic (As) is of major concern globally. Interestingly, there are ferns that can naturally tolerate remarkably high As concentrations in soils while hyperaccumulating this metalloid in their fronds. Besi...

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News  577 results

Poisoning Peril: More Kids Ingesting Hand Sanitizer
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947105

Mar 8th, 2021 - As COVID-19 spread last year, sales of hand sanitizers skyrocketed, with consumers and businesses trying to prevent infection. Also soaring were sanitizer-related calls to the Georgia Poison Center. Here and nationally, more kids than usual have b...

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  89 results see all →