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Beware of Lawnmower Attacks

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Oct 22, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 13:15

Guest: Deborah Schwengel, M.D., Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine If you live in a part of the country that experiences winter, as we do here in Utah, you’re at the tail end of lawn duties for the year. People are always happy to stow the lawnmower for several months. But don’t let your guard down this last time or two before winter sets in. Precise estimates vary, but very year thousands of people, mostly men and children, end up in emergency rooms after lawn mower accidents.