Share a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x2745484/list-of-contributors-from-sanofi-india'; Share None of the drugs was found useful in patients of scorpion envenomation associated with encephalopathy. This may help reduce pain. 2009 Apr. While those admitted in the year 1997 (Jan.-Dec.) before the SP was implicated were the NPC group. Forty-two patients were enrolled in the study, the baseline characteristics of whom are given in Table 1. The patients falling into prazosin group were given prazosin tablet (orally or by nasogastric tube) at the dose of 30 µg/kg body weight every 6 h for 48 h and till LVEF reached >60%. Characteristics and manifestations in dobutamine and prazosin groups. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"];     a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; Forty-two patients were enrolled in the study. On top of all these factors, this study has also shown that intensive management of these victims is vital for better outcomes. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Scorpion sting is a dreadful medical emergency, more so in pediatric victims because of their smaller body size. Settings and Design : A prospective, open-labeled clinical trial was undertaken to compare the effects of the AScVS and/or prazosin on clinical recovery in scorpion-stung patients. The rational for prazosin use is that stimulation of peripheral α 1-adrenergic receptors has a major role in the pathogenesis of venomous scorpion stings (Ismail, 1995). a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; a2a_config.linkname = 'Pre-Basal Insulin Analog Era: Paving the Way for Modern Day Basal Insulins'; J Assoc Physicians India. Share a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"];     627, Chandrashekara S1*, Prakruthi Jaladhar2, Shruti Paramshetti2, Veena Ramachandran2, Sayid Fahad Nizar2, Devaraj Kori3, PDF     1 Like(s) Murthy KR. However, few doubts have been raised over its mechanism and efficacy in scorpion envenomation [12, 15]. Share     Method: We compared scorpion sting cases managed by non-protocol conventional (NPC) treatment and those by standardised protocol (SP) that included three hourly dose of oral prazosin. a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x264d494/prevalence-and-clinical-presentation-of-covid-19-among-healthcare-workers-at-a-dedicated-hospital-in-india';     2010 Apr. Share COVID-19 and Tuberculosis: A Meeting of Two pandemics! It has also been found useful even in cases with hypotension. A 2D-echocardiography (L&T Medicals USG Machine) was done to find out the cardiac status of the patient including the ejection fraction and any regional wall motion abnormality (RWMA) before starting treatment and then daily (if general condition of the patient allowed) till hospital stay. Scorpion antivenom: Usefulness of this venom is yet to be found out. Since its advent, mortality due to scorpion stings has been reduced to less than 1%.     Share 56(2):115-8. . a2a_config.num_services = 8; a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x27464a4/two-decades-of-gla-100-reflections-from-the-pivotal-clinical-trials'; Grading of severity was done on the basis of local or systemic involvement, and management protocol was followed as per hospital guidelines. Since 1983 the advent of prazosin revolutionized the management of severe scorpion sting. Some scorpion venom only creates mild symptoms, like that of the desert hairy scorpion, which causes swelling and pain at the sting site. a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; a2a_config.linkname = 'Intensification of Gla-100 with Prandial Insulin: A Stepwise Progression Toward Glycemic Control'; a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; 2010 Apr. var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; a2a_config.num_services = 8; presentation to the hospital is one of the significant risk factors which determine better outcomes and mortality. a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x264d4c4/post-covid-inflammation-syndrome-different-manifestations-caused-by-the-virus'; You may be given sedatives for muscle spasms and drugs through a vein (intravenously) to treat high blood pressure, agitation and pain. Share Prazosin is to be given one hour before termination of Sodium Nitroprusside drip. Scorpion sting envenomation in children is an acute, life-threatening medical emergency in rural India.1 The role of prazosin as an effective pharmacological antidote to this envenomation has been well documented.2,3 The time between the sting and administration of the first dose of prazosin for symptoms of autonomic storm determines the outcome, making this cheap drug a life-saving medicine.1 a2a_config.linkname = 'Beyond COVID-19: Evidence-Based Consensus Statement on the Role of Physiotherapy in Pulmonary Rehabilitation in the Indian Context'; var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; Share a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; Share The COVID Infodemic - How Much is Too Much? 2000 Apr;48(4):460. Take an over-the-counter pain reliever as needed. Objective To assess the efficacy of combined use of scorpion antivenom (SAV) with prazosin, compared with prazosin alone in children with Mesobuthus tamulus scorpion envenomation.     This was followed by thorough physical examination and continuous monitoring of vitals including NIBP and pulse oximetry. Scorpion antivenom: Usefulness of this venom is yet to be found out. DESIGN: Prospective, …     154, PDF     a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"]; Drugs used to treat Venomous Scorpion Bite The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition. Aims : To compare the time taken for clinical recovery by patients with severe scorpion envenomation after AScVS therapy with that following prazosin therapy.     var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; 32 patients (91.4%, 95% confidence interval 76.9% to 97.8%) in the prazosin plus antivenom group showed complete resolution of the clinical syndrome within 10 hours of administration of treatment compared with eight patients in the prazosin group (22.9%, 11.8% to 39.3%). var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; All cases with envenomation were given prazosin at a dose of 30 μg/kg/ dose;first repeat dose at 3 h followed by every 6 h till recovery. In search for the best drug in treatment of scorpion envenomed children, we carried out a study at Umaid hospital for women and children, Jodhpur, comparing the efficacy of dobutamine and prazosin in the management of cases with scorpion sting, as these are the two most promising drugs in such cases. Cases coming within 4 hours of a sting were given a dose of Prazosin (30 mic.gm/Kg/dose) and were observed. Feasibility of weight loss in obese atrial fibrillation patients attending a specialist arrhythmia clinic and its impact on ablation outcomes.     316, Niraj N Mahajan1†, Apeksha Mathe1†, Gauri A Patokar1, Shubhada Bahirat1, Pradip D Lokhande1, Vishal Rakh2, Rahul Gajbhiye3, Surbhi Rathi4, Arundhati Tilve1, Kshitija Mahajan5*,  Shailesh C Mohite6*, PDF     4 Like(s) Pattern of Female Genital Mutilation among Adolescents Attending Secondary Schools’ in Enugu Metropolis, Somatic Growth of Enteral-Only Fed Extremely Low Birth Weight Infants in a Resource-Restricted Setting, Psychological and Behavioral Impact of Lockdown and Quarantine Measures for COVID-19 Pandemic on Children, Adolescents and Caregivers: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Treatment of COVID-19 with Chloroquine: Implication for Malaria Chemotherapy Using ACTs in Disease Endemic Countries, Analysis of Pathogen Distribution and Its Antimicrobial Resistance in Bloodstream Infections in Hospitalized Children in East China, 2015–2018, http://heart..bmj.com/cgi/content/extract/82/2/253, Receive exclusive offers and updates from Oxford Academic, Echocardiographic Evaluation of the Response to Prazosin Treatment in Scorpion Sting, Cardiac Involvement and Scorpion Envenomation in Children, Retrospective Hospital-Based Cohort Study on Risk Factors of Poor Outcome in Pediatric Snake Envenomation, Assessment of Cardiac Functions in Sickle Cell Anemia with Doppler Myocardial Performance Index. Our study points to the fact that both dobutamine and prazosin are useful in the treatment of cardiovascular features of scorpion envenomation; however, prazosin has an edge over dobutamine in management of these cases.     a2a_config.num_services = 8;     a2a_config.linkurl = 'https://japi.org/x264e494/covid-19-and-tuberculosis-a-meeting-of-two-pandemics'; Healthy adults may not need further treatment, and these tips can help keep children safe until they see a doctor: 1. var a2a_config = a2a_config || {}; a2a_config.prioritize = ["facebook", "whatsapp", "email", "facebook_messenger", "google_gmail", "yahoo_mail" ,"outlook_com"];     a2a_config.num_services = 8; The same dose was repeated at the end of 3 h. Further doses were given every 6 h in those who had pulmonary oedema, myocarditis or peripheral circulatory failure. Study definitions Definite scorpion sting History of sting and/or features consistent with scorpion sting, It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide, This PDF is available to Subscribers Only.     302, Priya Bansal1, Shubha Laxmi Margekar2, Vivek Suman2, Ritika Sud2, Shivraj Meena1, Amit K Sharma1, Sheikh Yasir Islam1, Anil Gurtoo3, Aparna Agrawal3, Ghan Shyam Pangtey2*, Anupam Prakash2, PDF     2 Like(s) a2a_config.linkname = 'The COVID Infodemic - How Much is Too Much? Treatment is supportive.     To investigate effectiveness and applicability of Doxazosin in the treatment of scorpion stings in patients who had systemic symptoms. a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; Usual Adult Dose for Hypertension.     Share 2000 Apr;48(4):460.     1996, PDF     3. Drug Resistant Seizure Disorder in Young Patient, An Interesting Case of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleed, Case Reports of Two Interesting Patients with Sea Snake Envenomation, Beyond COVID-19: Evidence-Based Consensus Statement on the Role of Physiotherapy in Pulmonary Rehabilitation in the Indian Context. Results: The time taken in recovery from pulmonary edema was significantly shorter in cases treated with prazosin (28 ± 18.3 vs. 72 ± 0 h), the p-value being <0.05. J Trop Pediatr. Scorpion envenomation can involve many organs in the body simultaneously producing multi-organ dysfunction. Study design Randomised controlled trial. SAV was not associated with severe adverse reactions. SP group included severe scorpion sting cases admitted to general hospital at Mahad in the year 1998 (Jan.-Dec.). a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; a2a_config.num_services = 8; • Scorpion antivenom is effective if a victim is brought at an early stage of scorpion sting (in a stage of acetyl choline excess) ongoing cholinergic phenomenon is suggestive of free circulating scorpion venom, which can be neutralized by SAV. It was suggested that prazosin would reduce the preload and afterload to counteract the hypertension caused by a catecholamine surge after a scorpion sting. a2a_config.num_services = 8;     Dobutamine support (5-15mg/kg/min) with vasodilatation through sodium nitroprusside (0.3-5mg/kg/min) or NTG (5mg/min) infusate is preferred. Dichotomous data were compared with relative risk (RR), and continuous data were compared with mean differences using a fixed effect model. Inspite of therapy, left ventricular output decreased in few patients in the next 24 h; number of such patients being six (28.57%) in dobutamine and three (14.28%) in prazosin group. With some species, adrenergic toxicity and tissue necrosis can also occur. a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; Management of scorpion sting: prazosin or dobutamine. Management of scorpion sting: prazosin or dobutamine. Share We assessed the efficacy of prazosin combined with scorpion antivenom, compared with prazosin alone, in individuals with autonomic storm caused by scorpion sting. • Prazosin is a cellular and pharmacologic antidote to the actions of scorpion venom and it is also cardioprotective35 36. Scorpion envenomation is an important public health hazard in tropical and sub-tropical regions. The rise of LVEF during first 24 h was greater with prazosin (4.8%) than with dobutamine (2.55%). a2a_config.exclude_services = ["amazon_wish_list", "aol_mail", "balatarin", "bibsonomy", "bitty_browser", "blinklist", "blogger", "blogmarks", "bookmarks_fr", "box_net", "buffer", "care2_news", "citeulike", "copy_link", "design_float", "diary_ru", "diaspora", "digg", "diigo", "douban", "draugiem", "dzone", "evernote", "fark", "flipboard", "folkd", "google_bookmarks", "google_classroom", "hacker_news", "hatena", "houzz", "instapaper", "kakao", "kik", "kindle_it", "known", "line", "livejournal", "mail_ru", "mastodon", "mendeley", "meneame", "mix", "mixi", "myspace", "netvouz", "odnoklassniki", "papaly", "pinboard", "pinterest", "plurk", "pocket", "print", "printfriendly", "protopage_bookmarks", "pusha", "qzone", "reddit", "rediff", "refind", "renren", "sina_weibo", "sitejot", "skype", "slashdot", "stocktwits", "stumbleupon", "svejo", "symbaloo_bookmarks", "telegram", "threema", "trello", "tuenti", "tumblr", "twiddla", "typepad_post", "viadeo", "viber", "vk", "wanelo", "wechat", "wordpress", "wykop", "xing", "yoolink", "yummly","mewe","linkedin","sms"]; Harm to Humans potent drugs, dobutamine and prazosin is to be given one hour termination... 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