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ALLMedicine™ Drowning Center

Research & Reviews  1,447 results

Determining child drowning mortality in the Sundarbans, India: applying the community k...
https://doi.org/10.1136/injuryprev-2020-043911
Injury Prevention : Journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention; Gupta M, Bhaumik S et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - The Sundarbans in India is a rural, forested region where children are exposed to a high risk of drowning due to its waterlogged geography. Current data collection systems capture few drowning deaths in this region. A community-based survey was co...

Dying to help: Fatal bystander rescues in Australian coastal environments.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238317
PloS One; Lawes JC, Rijksen EJT et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Bystanders who drown during a rescue attempt in aquatic waterways are becoming an increasingly important issue within drowning prevention. In the Australian context, the majority of these incidents occur in coastal water ways. This study documents...

Land motor vehicle-related fatal drowning in Finland: A nation-wide population-based su...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2020.1810678
Traffic Injury Prevention; Lunetta P, Haikonen K

Sep 14th, 2020 - WHO mortality statistics overlook land motor-vehicle accident (LMVA)-related drowning. The aim of the study was to provide an overview of the prevalence and trends of fatal LMVA-related drowning in Finland, plus the main crash settings, victims' d...

Nrf2 protects against seawater drowning-induced acute lung injury via inhibiting ferrop...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7488337
Respiratory Research; Qiu YB, Wan BB et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - Ferroptosis is a new type of nonapoptotic cell death model that was closely related to reactive oxygen species (ROS) accumulation. Seawater drowning-induced acute lung injury (ALI) which is caused by severe oxidative stress injury, has been a majo...

Promoting Equity, Social Justice, and Saving Lives with Life Jacket and Clothing Policies.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186440
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Beale-Tawfeeq A, Quan L et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - Worldwide, diverse racial/ethnic groups have disproportionately higher drowning rates. Learning to swim and wearing life jackets decrease drowning risk. We evaluated aquatic facilities' policies regarding use of life jackets, clothing, and diapers...

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Guidelines  9 results

Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment and Preventio...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2019.06.007
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Schmidt AC, Sempsrott JR et. al.

Nov 1st, 2019 - The Wilderness Medical Society convened a panel to review available evidence supporting practices for acute management and treatment of drowning in out-of-hospital and emergency medical care settings. Literature about definitions and terminology, ...

AAP Updates Recommendations to Prevent Drowning in Children
https://www.aap.org/en-us/about-the-aap/aap-press-room/Pages/AAP-Updates-Recommendations-to-Prevent-Drowning-in-Children.aspx

Mar 14th, 2019 - Drowning can be silent and quick, and it kills nearly 1,000 children every year. To refocus the attention of parents and physicians on one of the leading causes of death among children, the American Academy of Pediatrics is publishing updated reco...

Prevention of Drowning
https://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/pediatrics/early/2019/03/13/peds.2019-0850.full.pdf

Mar 14th, 2019 - Drowning is a leading cause of injury-related death in children. In 2017, drowning claimed the lives of almost 1000 US children younger than 20 years. A number of strategies are available to prevent these tragedies. As educators and advocates, ped...

2015 Revised Utstein-Style Recommended Guidelines for Uniform Reporting of Data From Dr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6168199
Circulation. Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes; Idris AH, Bierens JJLM et. al.

Jul 18th, 2017 - Utstein-style guidelines use an established consensus process, endorsed by the international resuscitation community, to facilitate and structure resuscitation research and publication. The first "Guidelines for Uniform Reporting of Data From Drow...

Wilderness Medical Society Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Drow...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wem.2015.12.019
Wilderness & Environmental Medicine; Schmidt AC, Sempsrott JR et. al.

Apr 11th, 2016 - The Wilderness Medical Society convened a panel to review available evidence supporting practices for the prevention and acute management of drowning in out-of-hospital and emergency medical care settings. Literature about definition and terminolo...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1,495 results

Determining child drowning mortality in the Sundarbans, India: applying the community k...
https://doi.org/10.1136/injuryprev-2020-043911
Injury Prevention : Journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention; Gupta M, Bhaumik S et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - The Sundarbans in India is a rural, forested region where children are exposed to a high risk of drowning due to its waterlogged geography. Current data collection systems capture few drowning deaths in this region. A community-based survey was co...

Dying to help: Fatal bystander rescues in Australian coastal environments.
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238317
PloS One; Lawes JC, Rijksen EJT et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Bystanders who drown during a rescue attempt in aquatic waterways are becoming an increasingly important issue within drowning prevention. In the Australian context, the majority of these incidents occur in coastal water ways. This study documents...

Land motor vehicle-related fatal drowning in Finland: A nation-wide population-based su...
https://doi.org/10.1080/15389588.2020.1810678
Traffic Injury Prevention; Lunetta P, Haikonen K

Sep 14th, 2020 - WHO mortality statistics overlook land motor-vehicle accident (LMVA)-related drowning. The aim of the study was to provide an overview of the prevalence and trends of fatal LMVA-related drowning in Finland, plus the main crash settings, victims' d...

Nrf2 protects against seawater drowning-induced acute lung injury via inhibiting ferrop...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7488337
Respiratory Research; Qiu YB, Wan BB et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - Ferroptosis is a new type of nonapoptotic cell death model that was closely related to reactive oxygen species (ROS) accumulation. Seawater drowning-induced acute lung injury (ALI) which is caused by severe oxidative stress injury, has been a majo...

Promoting Equity, Social Justice, and Saving Lives with Life Jacket and Clothing Policies.
https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17186440
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Beale-Tawfeeq A, Quan L et. al.

Sep 9th, 2020 - Worldwide, diverse racial/ethnic groups have disproportionately higher drowning rates. Learning to swim and wearing life jackets decrease drowning risk. We evaluated aquatic facilities' policies regarding use of life jackets, clothing, and diapers...

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News  67 results

Swim regulations for oceans, lakes tied to lower drowning rates
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-swimming-safety/swim-regulations-for-oceans-lakes-tied-to-lower-drowning-rates-idUSKBN1ZC1VD

Jan 13th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Drowning death rates are three to four times lower in states that regulate swimming in oceans, rivers and lakes, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on so-called open-water drownings for all 50 states from 2012 to 2...

Water safety: Drowning isn’t the only concern
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/203616/pediatrics/water-safety-drowning-isnt-only-concern?channel=60894
MDedge Family Medicine; Doug Campos-Outcalt, MD, MPA

Jul 1st, 2019 - References 1. CDC Childhood Injury Report: Patterns of Unintentional Injuries among 0-19 Year Olds in the United States, 2000-2006.

First primary prevention CVD guidelines form ACC, AHA
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/196578/mixed-topics/first-primary-prevention-cvd-guidelines-form-acc-aha?channel=116

Mar 19th, 2019 - The first medical society guideline to comprehensively address primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Also today, a new coronary artery calcium score threshold may identify patients at particular risk, how to reduce the risk of drowning in.

Policy statement on drowning highlights high-risk groups
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/196495/injuries/policy-statement-drowning-highlights-high-risk-groups/page/0/1?channel=39313
MDedge Pediatrics;

Mar 16th, 2019 - • Actively work with legislators to develop policy aimed at reducing the risk of drowning, such as pool/water fencing requirements and laws related to boating, life jacket use, EMS systems and overall water safety. • Use “non-fatal drowning” — not.

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