GEMC:Environmental Disorders

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This the main page for the Global Emergency Medicine Curriculum Project's Environmental Disorders section. For point of care treatment information see the respective category page and non-GEMC notes.

Contents

Bites and Envenomation: Arthropods, Insects, Spiders, Mammals, Marine Organisms, Snakes

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

  • Lavonas, EJ, Ruha, AM, Banner, W, et al. Unified treatment algorithm for the management of crotaline snakebite in the United States: results of an evidence-informed consensus workshop. BMC Emergency Medicine 2011, 11:2 doi:10.1186/1471-227X-11-2. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-227X/11/2 Last accessed Aug 2013.

Blogs and Websites

• Terry P. Antibiotics in non venomous snake bite. BestBETs. Alexander M. Last Modified: March 2002. http://bestbets.org/bets/bet.php?id=155 Last accessed Aug 2013.

• Rosengren D. What is the dose of Australian snake antivenom? Adventure Medicine. Sep 2012. http://www.adventuremedicine.net/2012/09/dose-of-australian-snake-antivenom/ Last accessed Aug 2013.

• Levine M. New snakebite recs from an unlikely source. Emergency Physicians Monthly. Oct 2011. http://www.epmonthly.com/subspecialties/toxicology/new-snakebite-recs-from-an-unlikely-source/ Last accessed Aug 2013.

Slide Sets

Podcasts

Videos

  • Wright J, Smith L, and Castle L. Snakebite: What would Samuel do? 2013. Social Media and Critical Care. Accessed 19 Aug 2013. http://vimeo.com/57166701 (6m57s).

Other Resources

Dysbarism: Air Embolism, Barotrauma, Decompression Syndrome

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

Blogs and Websites

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Electrical Injury / Lightning

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

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High-Altitude Illness: Acute Mountain Sickness, Barotrauma of Ascent, High-Altitude Cerebral Edema, High-Altitude Pulmonary Edema

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

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Submersion Incidents: Cold Water Immersion, Near drowning

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

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Temperature-Related Illness: Heat Exhaustion, Heat stroke

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

Journal Articles - Open Access

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Temperature-Related Illness: Frostbite, Hypothermia

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

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Radiation Emergencies

Book Chapters - Not Open Access

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