Experiments to indicate the effects on survival after immersion in water of such factors as subcutaneous fat, exercise and clothing are described. The causes of sudden death in water are discussed and advice is given on action to be taken to preserve life after immersion.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Institute of Naval Medicine

    Alverstoke, Hants PO12 2DL,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Keatinge, W R
  • Publication Date: 1972-12

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  • Accession Number: 00041840
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Royal Naval Medical Service
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 6 1973 12:00AM