Training

hyper02Introductory courses in dive medicine.

Dive medicine for doctors who need a basic understanding of dive physiology and medicine.

I have developed several presentations and skill stations that can help doctors to understand, recognize and treat divers with diving related medical problems.

  • Oxygen administration (practical)
  • 5 min neuro exam (practical)
  • Physiology of diving
  • Arterial gas embolism
  • Introduction to decompression syndrome (DCS)
  • Problems of Oxygen en Nitrogen
  • ENT problems and diving
  • Introduction to the Chamber
  • What is new in DCS?
  • The five gasses in diving
  • Physiology of diving mammals
  • Medical and environmental aspects of hypoxia and hyperoxia

These lectures can be given all around the globe.