indicate that 10 of children under 5 have experienced a situation with a high risk of drowning. In particular, an asphyxiating person is seldom able to call for help. Badhoevedorp, balen Barendrecht Barneveld Beerse Beilen Belfeld Bellingwolde Bennekom Bergambacht Bergen Op Zoom Bergschenhoek Best Beuningen Gld Beverwijk Biezenmortel Bilthoven Bleiswijk Boom Borculo Borne Boxmeer Brasschaat Breda Breskens Breukelen Ut Brielle Brugge Bruinisse Brunssum Brussel Brussel X-luchthaven Remailing Buren Gld Burgum Bussum Capelle Aan Den. Some people with severe brain injury and were transferred to other institutions died months or years after the drowning and are recorded as survivors. For persons with seizure disorders, drowning is the most common cause of death by unintentional injury, largely in the bathtub. 78 Drowning experts have recognized that the end result pathophysiology of hypoxemia, acidemia, and eventual death is the same whether water entered the lung or not. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. These disparities might be associated with lack of basic swimming skills in some minority populations.