Drowning

Known as: drown, drowns, drowned 
Death that occurs as a result of anoxia or heart arrest, associated with immersion in liquid.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
PROBLEM/CONDITION Each year, approximately 300,000 persons in the United States experience an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A model is presented to account for the natural selection of what is termed reciprocally altruistic behavior. The model shows how… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
uropean Resuscitation Council Guidelines for Resuscitation 2010 ection 8. Cardiac arrest in special circumstances: Electrolyte… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
The goal of therapy for bradycardia or tachycardia is to rapidly identify and treat patients who are hemodynamically unstable or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE To study the association between method of attempted suicide and risk of subsequent successful suicide. DESIGN Cohort… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Copyright © 2008 Massachusetts Medical Society. After the sudden death of a 13-year-old girl while she was playing basketball… (More)
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2007
2007
The aim of this study was to identify the classic autopsy signs of drowning in post-mortem multislice computed tomography (MSCT… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Drowning is a major global public health problem. Effective prevention of drowning requires programmes and policies that address… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Elevations and ages of drowned Acropora palmata reefs from the Caribbean-Atlantic region document three catastrophic, metre-scale… (More)
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1988
1988
An examination is made of the applicability of quantitative and qualitative diatom analysis to the diagnosis of death by drowning… (More)
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