DAN Diving Medicine / Research / Safety Public Lecture – Wednesday 3rd October 2012

The fourth instalment of the 2012 series will be held at DAN HQ on Wednesday 3rd October 2012. There is no charge for this lecture and registration is not required.

The Deep End of Diving Science with Dr Matias Nochetto

Dr Matias Nochetto, Dr Neal W Pollock, DAN, Divers Alert Network, recompression therapy, DAN lecture, hyperbaric oxygen, Dr Petar Denoble, DCI Treatment, The Underwater Marketing Company, TUMC, Roz Lunn, Rosemary E Lunn, Safety Lecture, Physiology Lecture, North Carolina, Durham,
This presentation dissects recompression therapy into fundamental effects. These include primary effects of pressure-volume changes and gas concentration gradients, and secondary effects of hyperbaric oxygen at tissue and cellular levels. Discussion will then address how these secondary mechanisms of action provide benefit in treating clinical ailments other than decompression illness (DCI).

Light refreshments will be provided before the talk begins.

Doors open at 18:15

DAN Headquarters, 6 West Colony Place, Durham, North Carolina, USA, NC 27705

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