Participate in an Immersion Pulmonary Edema Research Study?

YOU MAY BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN A RESEARCH STUDY DURING A TRIATHLON HAVE YOU EXPERIENCED SYMPTOMS OF SWIMMING-INDUCED PULMONARY EDEMA (SIPE)? Have you become short of breath, coughed up pink sputum or been taken to a hospital for treatment of pulmonary edema during or after a triathlon? Doctors at the Duke University Center for …

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Duke Dive Medicine faculty at the DMAC Level 1 UHMS Fitness to Dive Course, New Orleans, La

September 18-21, 2014 New Orleans, La   Drs Freiberger, Derrick, Lanza and former Duke Hyperbaric Cnerter Director and DAN founder, Peter Bennett, taught at the DEMAC Level 1 Fitness to Dive Course organized by the UHMS. The course was well attended and the participants who pass the end of course examination will be certified to …

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Diving and Carbon Dioxide By Eric Hexdall, RN, CHRN

Diving and Carbon Dioxide By Eric Hexdall, RN, CHRN Clinical Director, Duke Dive Medicine     A healthy 44-year-old female with 21 logged dives prepares for a guided drift dive to a depth of 95 feet/29 meters.  She doesn’t exercise regularly and so is feeling a little apprehensive about diving in a current.  As she …

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