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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning (Poisoning, Carbon Monoxide) Summary

Description: Toxic asphyxiation due to the displacement of oxygen from oxyhemoglobin by carbon monoxide.

Also Known As: Poisoning, Carbon Monoxide; Poisoning, Illuminating Gas; Carbon Monoxide Poisonings; Gas Poisoning, Illuminating; Gas Poisonings, Illuminating Show All >>

Networked: 799 relevant articles (19 outcomes, 45 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Oxygen : 8 outcomes 6 studies in 172 results : IBA
  2. Carbon Monoxide : 1 outcome 8 studies in 98 results : IBA
  3. Charcoal (Charbon) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 35 results : IBA
  4. Carboxyhemoglobin : 1 outcome 2 studies in 32 results : IBA
  5. Smoke : 1 outcome 2 studies in 24 results : IBA
  6. Protons (Proton) : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  7. Hydrogen : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
  8. Soot : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  9. phenylmethylpyrazolone : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
  10. Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) : 1 outcome in 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

  1. Air Embolism (Gas Embolism)
  2. Gas Gangrene (Gangrene, Gas)
  3. Burns
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  5. Parkinsonian Disorders (Parkinsonism)
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Key Therapies for Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

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  1. Hyperbaric Oxygenation : 5 outcomes 7 studies in 96 results
  2. Decompression : 1 outcome in 3 results
  3. Ligation : 2 studies in 3 results
  4. Resuscitation : 1 study in 9 results
  5. Artificial Respiration (Mechanical Ventilation) : 1 study in 6 results
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