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Resuscitation and emergency care in drowning: A scoping review

J Bierens, C Abelairas-Gomez, R Barcala Furelos, S Beerman, A Claesson, C Dunne, HE Elsenga, P Morgan, T Mecrow, JC Pereira, A Scapigliati, J Seesink, A Schmidt, J Sempsrott, D Szpilman, DS Warner, J Webber, S Johnson, T Olasveengen, PT Morley Show all



BACKGROUND: The ILCOR Basic Life Support Task Force and the international drowning research community considered it timely to undertake a scoping review of the literature to identify evidence relating to the initial resuscitation, hospital-based interventions and criteria for safe discharge related to drowning. METHODS: Medline, PreMedline, Embase, Cochrane Reviews and Cochrane CENTRAL were searched from 2000 to June 2020 to identify relevant literature. Titles and abstracts and if necessary full text were reviewed in duplicate. Studies were eligible for inclusion if they reported on the population (adults and children who are submerged in water), interventions (resuscitation in water/boats,..

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