- Migraine headache confounding the diagnosis of acute mountain sicknessFrancis J Karle
Department of Emergency Medicine, Saint Vincent Health Center, Erie, PA Dr Karle Electronic address
Wilderness Environ Med 25:60-8. 2014..Persons with headaches in daily life may present challenges to diagnosis when traveling to high altitude. Careful evaluation and decision making are needed to achieve proper diagnosis and treatment of acute mountain sickness. ..
- Physicians and the environmentPaul S Auerbach
Department of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
JAMA 299:956-8. 2008
- Efficacy of a jellyfish sting inhibitor in preventing jellyfish stings in normal volunteersAlexa Boer Kimball
Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Wilderness Environ Med 15:102-8. 2004..To evaluate the protective effects of a jellyfish sting inhibitor formulated in sunscreen lotion vs conventional sunscreen against Chrysaora fuscescens and Chiropsalmus quadrumanus jellyfish...
- Marine catfish sting causing fatal heart perforation in a fishermanVidal Haddad
Department of Dermatology, Botucatu Medical School and Vital Brazil Hospital, Butantan Institute, Sao Paulo State, Brazil
Wilderness Environ Med 19:114-8. 2008..Most injuries are to the hands of victims, commonly fishermen. We report the death of a fisherman caused by myocardial perforation from a catfish sting. To our knowledge, this is the first such description in the medical literature...