TITLE

Child Drownings and Near Drownings Associated With Swimming Pools--Maricopa County, Arizona, 1988 and 1989

AUTHOR(S)
Flood, TJ; Aickin, M; Englender, SJ
PUB. DATE
August 1990
SOURCE
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;8/8/90, Vol. 264 Issue 6, p680
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates child drownings and near drownings associated with swimming pools in Maricopa County, Arizona from 1988 and 1989. Annual death rate from drowning for children in Arizona from 1981-1988; Factors possibly associated with the increased risk for child drowning and near drowning in the state; Suggestions to reduce childhood drownings in pools.
ACCESSION #
10482621

 

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