Everyone knows that you can get rabies/ETEC/Giardia when you’re out in the wild or traveling. What people don’t mention frequently are the main causes of getting hurt or killed while traveling.
EBM Gone Wild
Expanding on my comments from the ALiEM Patwari Academy post on snakebites, here is some data behind neostigmine use in elapidae bites.
Many beach locations recommend the use of vinegar for jellyfish stings, and some go so far as to stock it at lifeguard(surf rescue) stations. But why did they decide to do that? Were there lots of studies performed?
Black widow spider bites, while rare enough in the actual world, are often present at ABEM General. How many know what to do for these patients when they present to the ED?