Modelling and Validation of Treatment Tables for Severe Decompression Accidents
DEFENCE AND CIVIL INST OF ENVIRONMENTALMEDICINE DOWNSVIEW (ONTARIO)
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This paper addresses the question of suitable treatment of dysbarism following a severe decompression accident during the use of self-contained breathing apparatus such as the Canadian Underwater Minecountermeasures Apparatus CUMA using 1 ata oxygen in helium to a maximum depth of 81 meters. The work involved a dual approach a theoretical analysis of the problem followed by experimental work designed to follow up specific aspects arising from the theoretical analysis.
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