Tuesday, September 13, 2005

Scuba Accidents & HBO References - Google Alerts

Veteran diver bouncing back
St. Thomas Times-Journal - Canada
... comeback. Found by fellow divers floating unconscious in the water, Vigars was a victim of decompression sickness -- the bends. ...
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Airlift for diver after incident
BBC News - UK
She was understood to have suffered the bends - decompression sickness - off the fishing village of St Abbs, north of Eyemouth. ...
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Drowning is county's third in three days
Everett Herald - Everett,WA,USA
By Melissa Slager. EDMONDS - A 44-year-old Yakima woman died Saturday in a scuba diving accident at Brackett's Landing underwater park, a popular diving spot. ...
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Working in a chronic setting takes more patience and persistence
Kansas City Nursing News - Kansas City,KS,USA
... The hospital's hyperbaric oxygen program features three individual ... that deliver high-level oxygen, which enhances ... patients find other treatment modalities and ...

chamber for Neitz
sportal.com.au - Australia
... Hyperbaric chambers are traditionally effective in the treatment of problem ... radiation injuries, and work by giving the patient 100 percent oxygen to breathe ...
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Fletcher holds his breath as Jones seeks oxygen remedy
Times Online - UK
SIMON JONES will be placed in a sealed hyperbaric oxygen chamber at different ... s chief medical officer, Dr Peter Gregory, describes the treatment device as a ...

Jones breathes Test hope
FOX SPORTS - Australia
... Hyperbaric oxygen chambers are used in the treatment of certain sports injuries because they can increase the oxygen supply to the injured part of the body. ...

Health Alert: Mobile hyperbaric chambers
WIS - Columbia,SC,USA
Almost daily he's inside this pressurized hyperbaric chamber breathing pure oxygen for two ... say to check with your doctor to see if hyperbaric treatment is an ...

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy saves Horseheads man's foot
Elmira Star-Gazette - Elmira,NY,USA
... "The chamber" is called hyperbaric oxygen treatment, offered at Sayre's Robert Packer Hospital. For two hours a day, Freeborn would ...

McGrath doubts fuelled by Clark call
Independent - London,England,UK
... which has included more than a dozen visits to a hyperbaric oxygen chamber at ... the 26 year-old will be given a good idea whether all the treatment and heartache ...

How dive trip turned to disaster
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
... At the depth the men descended to it was likely the missing man suffered from oxygen toxicity or nitrogen narcosis. The latter affected the nervous system. ...

Scuba diving accident claims Chimacum High teacher
Port Townsend Leader - Port Townsend,WA,USA
20 after an accident that occurred while he was scuba diving off Cape Flattery, near Tattoosh Island, US Coast Guard officials announced. ...

Second scuba diver missing at Dorset shipwreck
CDNN - New Zealand
... the crew of the Killer Prawn, the dive boat involved in a similar accident just over two weeks ago when a 48-year-old female disappeared while scuba diving on ...

Scuba diver drowns off Brooklyn
CDNN - New Zealand
... Dmitrey Satyukov, 33, was scuba diving with a group of divers about 10 miles off Gerritsen Beach when the accident happened. After ...

Lower Burrell diver drowns
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Pittsburgh,PA,USA
... Scott Camerlo of Scott's Scuba in Freeport said Switala was participating in a night diving exercise at a lake near Slippery Rock when the accident occurred. ...

One diver missing, another bent in Cook Strait scuba diving ...
CDNN - New Zealand
by MICHAEL DALY. WELLINGTON, New Zealand (28 Aug 2005) -- A diver is missing and another seriously ill with the bends after they ...

UK: Recovering scuba diver thanks club and rescuers

Dive South Africa - Pretoria,South Africa
... below). She has returned home after a period in hospital to join her husband Jason, who was also diving when the accident occurred. ...

USA: Volunteer fireman drowns during diving exercise
Dive South Africa - Pretoria,South Africa
... Scott Camerlo, of Scott's Scuba in Freeport, said Switala was participating in a night diving exercise at a lake near Slippery Rock when the accident occurred. ...