Michael D Cardwell
- Recognizing dangerous snakes in the United States and Canada: a novel 3-step identification methodMichael D Cardwell
Department of Biological Sciences, California State University, Sacramento, CA, USA
Wilderness Environ Med 22:304-8. 2011..Finally, close examination of potentially venomous snakes is extraordinarily dangerous and steps to safeguard those making such observations are discussed...
- Pressure immobilization delays mortality and increases intracompartmental pressure after artificial intramuscular rattlesnake envenomation in a porcine modelSean P Bush
Department of Emergency Medicine Laack, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Medical Center and Children s Hospital, Loma Linda, CA, USA
Ann Emerg Med 44:599-604. 2004..We determine the effect of pressure immobilization on mortality and intracompartmental pressure after artificial intramuscular Crotalus atrox envenomation in a porcine model...
- Mojave toxin in venom of Crotalus helleri (Southern Pacific Rattlesnake): molecular and geographic characterizationWendy J French
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Texas at El Paso, 500 West University Avenue, El Paso, TX 79968 0519, USA
Toxicon 44:781-91. 2004..However, proteolytic activity was not detected, or present in reduced amounts, in specimens having MT. Clinical neurotoxicity following envenomation by certain populations of C. helleri may be due to MT...
- Crotalidae polyvalent immune Fab (ovine) antivenom is efficacious for envenomations by Southern Pacific rattlesnakes (Crotalus helleri)Sean P Bush
Department of Emergency Medicine, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Medical Center and Children s Hospital, Loma Linda, CA, USA
Ann Emerg Med 40:619-24. 2002..We assessed the efficacy of FabAV for patients with confirmed C helleri envenomation...