Resources

  • References

    Altitude-induced decompression sickness. Federal Aviation Administration website. Available at: http://www.faa.gov/pilots/safety/pilotsafetybrochures/media/dcs.pdf. Accessed February 1, 2013.


    Decompression illness: what is it and what is the treatment? Divers Alert Network website. Available at:
    http://www.diversalertnetwork.org/medical/articles/Decompression%5FIllness%5FWhat%5FIs%5FIt%5Fand%5FWhat%5FIs%5FThe%5FTreatment. Accessed January 31, 2008.


    Decompression sickness. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamedhttps://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us. Updated October 18, 2012. Accessed February 1, 2013.

    3/31/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Gertsch JH, Corbett B, et al. Altitude sickness in climbers and efficacy of NSAIDs trial (ASCENT): randomized, controlled trial of ibuprofen versus placebo for prevention of altitude illness. Wilderness Environ Med. 2012 Dec;23(4):307-315.

  • Resources

    American College of Hyperbaric Medicine

    http://www.hyperbaricmedicine.org

    Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society

    http://www.uhms.org

  • Canadian Resources

    Capital Health Nova Scotia

    http://www.cdha.nshealth.ca