Chapter 30 - What to Do In Case of Accidents
What to Do in Case of Fire
What to Do in Case of Bodily Injury
Burns and Scalds
Foreign Bodies in Eye, Nose, Ear and Throat
Machinery and Railroad Accidents
Electricity Accidents
Artificial Respiration
Drowning
Suffocation
Broken Bones - Fractures
Bleeding
Wounds
Wound Dressing Hints
Poisoned Wounds
Shock
Dressing of Wounds
Transportation of Injured
Bandages
Miscellaneous

30.8 Drowning

Drowning. How to Save a Drowning Person. Swim up cautiously; do not let him seize you. Grasp him by the hair. Swim on your back, resting his head on your chest, and tow him along. Clearing the Throat. Clear the air passages of water. To do this lay patient face downward, over a barrel or log, or else clasp your hands under his belly and raise him. Follow with artificial respiration.

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