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Case Report: The Physiology of a Preventable Near Death in a Hot Tub
  • Bruce Becker
Bruce Becker
University of Washington School of Medicine
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Abstract

This is a case report of a very preventable near-death event involving a 6-year-old female who had a syncopal event due to hyperthermia in an overheated hot tub and drowned. She was resuscitated but due to the combination of anoxia and hyperthermia has been left with permanent brain damage.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

03 Jun 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
05 Jun 2021Submission Checks Completed
05 Jun 2021Assigned to Editor
13 Jul 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
17 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
17 Aug 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
18 Aug 20211st Revision Received
20 Aug 2021Submission Checks Completed
20 Aug 2021Assigned to Editor
20 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
26 Aug 2021Editorial Decision: Accept