Drowning in epilepsy: A population-based case series

@article{Bain2018DrowningIE,
  title={Drowning in epilepsy: A population-based case series},
  author={Eva Bain and A. Keller and H. Jordan and Whitney Robyn and M. Pollanen and Andrew S Williams and E. Donner},
  journal={Epilepsy Research},
  year={2018},
  volume={145},
  pages={123-126}
}
OBJECTIVES The risk of drowning is reported to be 15-19 times greater in people with epilepsy compared to the general population. Despite this disproportionate burden, there is limited data about the circumstances surrounding drowning deaths in people with epilepsy. This population-based case series characterizes drowning deaths in people with epilepsy. METHODS Postmortem data from coroner-ordered autopsies conducted in Ontario between 2014 and 2016 were screened for cases of drowning in… Expand
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