Transportation of divers with decompression illness on the west coast of Scotland.

@article{Wilson2011TransportationOD,
  title={Transportation of divers with decompression illness on the west coast of Scotland.},
  author={Colin M Wilson and Martin D J Sayer},
  journal={Diving and hyperbaric medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={64-9}
}
INTRODUCTION There is a time line for divers who develop decompression illnesses (DCI) from the completion of their dive to the initiation of recompression. The time to treatment is influenced by many factors; two being the time before acknowledgement that the diver has a pressure-related illness and the time taken for transfer from that point to commencment of recompression. METHOD Time to onset of symptoms, and time from onset of symptoms to treatment were analysed for 233 divers, 202… CONTINUE READING