Efficacy of scorpion antivenom plus prazosin versus prazosin alone for Mesobuthus tamulus scorpion sting envenomation in children: a randomised controlled trial

@article{Pandi2014EfficacyOS,
  title={Efficacy of scorpion antivenom plus prazosin versus prazosin alone for Mesobuthus tamulus scorpion sting envenomation in children: a randomised controlled trial},
  author={Karuppiah Pandi and Sriram Krishnamurthy and Rangan Srinivasaraghavan and Subramanian Mahadevan},
  journal={Archives of Disease in Childhood},
  year={2014},
  volume={99},
  pages={575 - 580}
}
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. Study design Randomised controlled trial. Setting A tertiary care hospital in south India. Patients 50 children with definite history and/or systemic manifestations of scorpion envenomation were recruited from the paediatric emergency or outpatient department from February 2012 to July 2013. Interventions The children… 

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