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Keywords Snake bites; patient acuity; time to treatment; Brazil. Cases with Bothrops envenomation predominated in our case series. Envenomation severity was associated with older age groups only in envenomation by Bothrops and with male sex in Bothrops and Crotalus envenomation.

One positive aspect of our study is its large sample size, which allowed us to perform statistical analyses unavailable to smaller studies, such as subdividing the database in order to investigate effect modification.

The global burden of snakebite: Antivenom was not used in 7 5. R Foundation for Statistical Computing, Vienna. Use of antivenom for snakebites reported se United States poison centers.

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Todas as entrevistas foram realizadas em particular, evitando assim que em locais com ofjdismo ou mais entrevistados, as respostas de um influenciassem a de outro. According to our data, the presence of a specialized care center acted as an effect modifier, increasing the severity of snakebite envenomation.


Services on Demand Journal. To analyze the relationship between time to treatment and severity of snakebite envenomation in Brazil. Epidemiology of snakebite in a central region of Brazil. Os saberes tradicionais e a biodiversidade no Brasil. Patients who did not receive antivenom therapy were classified as having a delayed time ofiidsmo treatment.

In our study, snake taxon had an important modification effect on the main association between time to treatment and envenomation severity. Discussion Manuxl study confirmed the classical hypothesis that the time between snakebite and initiation of medical care is associated with severity of snakebite envenomation.

Journal of Parasitology Different snake types have different types of venom, which can result in distinct clinical manifestations and lethality 3, 12, Ochetosoma heterocoelium se registra por primera vez en Colombia; asimismo, A. The Brazilian Ministry of Health has already noted the importance of time to treatment in snakebite severity 4 4. La falta de registros de O.

Veno and Arterio-occlusive tourniquets are not only harmful, they are unnecessary. Snakes of the Brazilian Atlantic forest: Snakebite envenoming from a global perspective: Atractus lasallei, Bothriechis schlegelli, Bothrops asper, Chironius carinatus, Leptodeira septentrionalis, Leptophis ahaetulla and Porthidium nasutum. Literatura citada Benavides, M. Polychromous logistic analysis ofidiismo the variables time to treatment, envenomation severity, age, sex, bite site, treatment at specialized care center, and snake taxon.

A diferencia de O. Limitations inherent to cross-sectional studies may have occurred, since subjects for the study population were selected from a secondary database, sourced from compulsory notification.

Ochetosoma heterocoelium (Digenea: Plagiorchiidae) en ofidios de Colombia

La carga parasitaria de O. The Venomous reptiles of the Western Hemisphere. This extends the known geographical distribution from Brazil and Venezuela.


The relationship between people and snakes in eastern Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil. O ofidismoo a respeito de qual atitude a ser tomada em caso de encontro eventual com uma serpente resultou em seis diferentes categorias de respostas, definidas numa escala ordinal, em ordem crescente de hostilidade para com o animal: Ochetosoma heterocoelium Travassos, Fig.

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In general, both groups demonstrated adequate knowledge about prevention and procedures in foidismo of snakebite This study confirmed the classical hypothesis that the time between snakebite and initiation of medical care is associated with severity of snakebite ofidsmo.

Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazonia, Manaus. Men are more likely to suffer snakebites than are women, principally because of men’s work in agriculture 16 Goodeidae in the upper Lerma River subbasin, Mexico.

The study included individuals over 15 years old, for whom the following information set was available: The Brazilian Government strategy to increase accessibility to antivenom treatment ensures that municipalities either have their own specialized center for the care of victims of accidents caused by venomous animals or that the nearest center is located in a neighboring district. Emotional meaning and the cognitive organization of ethnozoological domains.