Saturday, June 03, 2006

Diving Medicine Book for Instructors published at Best Publishing



ASSESSMENT OF DIVING MEDICAL FITNESS FOR SCUBA DIVERS AND INSTRUCTORS
Peter B. Bennett, Frans J. Cronje, Ernest S. Campbell


Book Detail & Ordering

Price: $29.95

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Table of Contents

THE ROLE OF THE INSTRUCTOR IN EVALUATING DIVING FITNESS
-Pressure and the Body
-Gasses and Decompression
-Risk of Incapacitation and loss of Consciousness
-Dynamic Diving Fitness-Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
-Psychological Aspects of Diving


DIVING FITNESS: THE DIVERS RESPONSIBILITIES
-Health Maintenance
-Diving Nuisances


COMMON AND IMPORTANT MEDICAL CONDITIONS AND DISORDERS WITH AN IMPACT ON DIVING
-Blood
-Cardiovascular
-Dermatological
-Gastrointestinal
-Genito-urinary
-Head, Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat
-Immunological
-Musculo-skeletal Conditions
-Neurological, Psychological and Psychiatric
-Respiratory
-Other


REFERENCES

ACRONYMS

INDEX

Although this book was written primarily for the scuba diving instructor, learning scuba divers [all of us?] will benefit from the understandable and easy to read approach to diving medical problems.

You are encouraged to add this book to your desktop for frequent reference and as a teaching source for your students.