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Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 28, Issue 4, pp 524–524 | Cite as

Full recovery after 45 min accidental submersion

  • L. Perk
  • F. Borger van de Burg
  • H.H. Berendsen
  • J.W. van’t WoutEmail author
Correspondence

Keywords

Emergency Ward External Cardiac Massage Pupil Light Response Ventricular Fibrilla Rescue Staff 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Perk
    • 1
  • F. Borger van de Burg
    • 1
  • H.H. Berendsen
    • 2
  • J.W. van’t Wout
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineBronovo HospitalThe HagueThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of PulmonologyBronovo HospitalThe HagueThe Netherlands

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