June 2014

Drowning-Related ED Visits in Ontario: A focus on infants, children and youth

Drowning is an important issue for Ontario residents as we move into the summer months. This issue looks at ED visits associated with drowning, and discusses important prevention strategies such as improved legislation for pool fencing, lifejackets, adult supervision, CPR, and swimming lessons. 

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