Caring for patients with rabies in developing countries - the neglected importance of palliative care.

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Tarantola , Arnaud ; Cabrol , Yoann ; Mahendra , Bangalore Jayakrishnappa ; In , Sotheary ; Barennes , Hubert ; Bourhy , Hervé ; Peng , Yiksing ; Ly , Sowath ; Buchy , Philippe (2016)
  • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1111/tmi.12670
  • Subject: traitement | treatment | MESH : Rabies | MESH : Drugs, Essential | palliative care | hidrofobia | MESH : Rural Population | hydrophobia | MESH : Seizures | midazolam | hydrophobie | MESH : Palliative Care | MESH : Anxiety | [ SDV.MHEP.MI ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Human health and pathology/Infectious diseases | diazépam | Rabia | MESH : Thirst | [ SDV ] Life Sciences [q-bio] | soins palliatifs | rabies | tratamiento | países en vías de desarrollo | MESH : Developing Countries | developing countries | pays en voie de développement | MESH : Respiratory Insufficiency | rage | MESH : Humans | cuidados paliativos

International audience; Although limited publications address clinical management of symptomatic patients with rabies in intensive care units, the overwhelming majority of human rabies cases occur in the rural setting of developing countries where healthcare workers are... View more