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ALLMedicine™ Animal Bites Center

Research & Reviews  197 results

Trends and spatial distribution of animal bites and vaccination status among victims an...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8084341
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Monje F, Kadobera D et. al.

Apr 19th, 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.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.03.045
Injury Williams BM, Purcell L et. al.

Mar 31st, 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 ...

Risk factors for rabid animal bites: a study in domestic ruminants in Mymensingh distri...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S095026882100056X
Epidemiology and Infection; Noman Z, Anika TT et. al.

Mar 15th, 2021 - Rabies is endemic in Bangladesh. To identify risk factors, a case-control study was conducted based on hospital-reported rabid animal bite (RAB) cases in domestic ruminants, 2009 - 2018. RAB cases (n = 449) and three controls per case were selecte...

Play safe with Sisimpur: an evaluation of a child injury prevention intervention in Ban...
https://doi.org/10.1080/17457300.2020.1846568
International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promot... Foulds K, Peng D et. al.

Nov 17th, 2020 - For children under the age of 18 in Bangladesh, road traffic injuries, drowning, animal bites, poisonous substances, falls, burns, and electrocutions and fire-related burns pose significant and serious risk and are a leading cause of mortality, es...

Snakebite Envenomation in Rwanda: Patient Demographics, Medical Care, and Antivenom Ava...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7790073
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Nduwayezu R, Kinney H et. al.

Nov 4th, 2020 - Snakebite envenomation (SBE) is a neglected One Health issue that overwhelmingly affects people living in rural and impoverished regions of Africa and Asia. Information on SBE is scarce in Rwanda; thus, our objectives were to 1) describe the demog...

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Guidelines  1 results

Dog and Cat Bites
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0815/p239.html
Ellis,R.,et al

Aug 14th, 2014 - Dog bites account for 1% of all injury-related emergency department visits in the United States and more than $50 million in inpatient costs per year. [ corrected] Most animal bites are from a dog, usually one known to the victim. Most dog bite vi...

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Drugs  39 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  259 results

Trends and spatial distribution of animal bites and vaccination status among victims an...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8084341
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Monje F, Kadobera D et. al.

Apr 19th, 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.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2021.03.045
Injury Williams BM, Purcell L et. al.

Mar 31st, 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 ...

Risk factors for rabid animal bites: a study in domestic ruminants in Mymensingh distri...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S095026882100056X
Epidemiology and Infection; Noman Z, Anika TT et. al.

Mar 15th, 2021 - Rabies is endemic in Bangladesh. To identify risk factors, a case-control study was conducted based on hospital-reported rabid animal bite (RAB) cases in domestic ruminants, 2009 - 2018. RAB cases (n = 449) and three controls per case were selecte...

Multi-purpose skin protectant - a and d ointment ointment-CVS Pharmacy
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=60bd0095-25d3-44af-9502-0c63b3d25e66

Jan 28th, 2021 - deep or puncture wounds, animal bites, serious burnshelps treat and prevent diaper rash, temporarily protects minor: cuts, scrapes and burns, temporarily protects and helps relieve chapped, chafed or cracked skin and lips, protects chafed skin due...

Bacitracin - bacitracin ointment-Proficient Rx LP
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=e1166948-5d80-44c2-a20d-78be631647d9

Jan 3rd, 2021 - Ask a doctor before use: •in case of deep or puncture wounds •animal bites •serious burnsFirst aid to help prevent infection in: Minor cuts scrapes burns

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News  7 results

NICE Issues New Guideline on Antimicrobial Prescribing for Human and Animal Bites
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/940487

Nov 5th, 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
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933344_2

Jul 8th, 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
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/101084/hand-wrist/septic-arthritis-and-osteomyelitis-caused-pasteurella-multocida/page/0/1?channel=264

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.

Dog and Cat Bites
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/0815/p239.html
Ellis,R.,et al

Aug 14th, 2014 - Dog bites account for 1% of all injury-related emergency department visits in the United States and more than $50 million in inpatient costs per year. [ corrected] Most animal bites are from a dog, usually one known to the victim. Most dog bite vi...

SSTI guidelines stress diagnostic skill, careful treatment
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/83293/infectious-diseases/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.

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Patient Education  7 results see all →