Bennett and Elliott's Physiology and Medicine of Diving
Alf O. Brubakk, Tom S. Neuman
Saunders, 2003 - Medical - 779 pages
For the last 30 years, this book has been considered the "bible" of diving medicine. It is extremely well known to doctors and researchers working in this field and its editors and contributors are internationally recognized as experts on the subject. This new edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect the latest developments in the field.
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Scientific Diving 56 104 Pathophysiology of Decompression
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