Accidents due to venomous and poisonous animals
10.09.2015 / Basel
10 - 13 September 2015
Swiss TPH Accidents due to envenoming and poisoning are among the most neglected health problems in the tropics and subtropics. WHO has recently filed such incidents under neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). Moreover, clinicians in industrialized countries are increasingly confronted with cases of envenoming and poisoning in tourists and petowners.