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Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
22 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Supportive: The most important thing is to give the patient supportive treatment: a ventilator if they can't breathe, antibiotics if there is infection, warming i ... Read More

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57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
2nd opinion: You should consider consulting an allergist who is usually experienced in diagnosing the causes for chronic cough. The first thing that came to mind ... Read More
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Dr. Louise Andrew
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Resuscitation: If you mean what you say, this is the only treatment for drowning and it is only going to work if you do it within the first couple of minutes. Go to ... Read More
Dr. William Walsh
17 years experience Addiction Medicine
Rescue!: The key to surviving drowning (unless the water is very cold) is rapid revival prior to brain injury. Depending on the individual, this is two to five ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Touch and go: Steroids might be the order of the day to reduce the brain swelling/irritability. Good luck to you and your child.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Fears: Some fears appear for no particular reason and we can begin to obsess about them. Drowning may be a symbol for you or perhaps you saw or read somethin ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Drowning: Drowning = suffocation due to aspiration of water / fluid.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Sometimes....: Suffocation means that the person is unable to breathe and it can happen in many different ways. Drowning occurs when a person is immersed in water so ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examina ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Azmat Qayyum
33 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Supportive care : It happens after drowning. No body knows who gets it. It is complication of the drowning process no body could explain well but i think it is. Acute l ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: A normal healthy person (not a baby) won't drown from a cup of water. If he is drinking water and chokes, his epiglottis will shut off any flow of air ... Read More
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