The Role of Accidental and Therapeutic Hypothermia in Non-Fatal Drowning

@article{Gauci2015TheRO,
  title={The Role of Accidental and Therapeutic Hypothermia in Non-Fatal Drowning},
  author={J. Gauci and K. Cassar and Sarah-Ann Mercieca and Jonathan Joslin and N. Borg},
  journal={European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={2}
}
A case of non-fatal drowning with a successful outcome despite a submersion time of 25 min is described. Our case report emphasizes the role of accidental hypothermia in the survival of drowning victims with hypoxic brain injury, and supports the use of therapeutic hypothermia in the resuscitation of these patients. 
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