Diving medicine.


This discussion focuses on the several pressure-related syndromes that are peculiar to diving and that are collectively known as dysbarism. These include barotrauma of descent, barotrauma of ascent, and air embolism. Also considered are nitrogen narcosis and decompression sickness.


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@article{Kizer1984DivingM, title={Diving medicine.}, author={Kenneth W. Kizer}, journal={Emergency medicine clinics of North America}, year={1984}, volume={2 3}, pages={513-30} }