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    Inj Prev. 2004;10(2):107-113.

    Drowning and near-drowning in children and adolescents: a succinct review for emergency physicians and nurses.
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    Harries M. Near drowning.
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    Near-drowning. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: Updated March 8, 2013. Accessed May 30, 2013.

    Salomez F, Vincent JL. Drowning: a review of epidemiology, pathophysiology, treatment, and prevention.
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    Sibert J, John N, et al. Drowning of babies in bath seats: do they provide false reassurance?
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  • Resources

    American Academy of Pediatrics

    American Red Cross

  • Canadian Resources

    Canadian Paediatric Society

    Canadian Red Cross