By Dr John Parker. J L Publications

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An accessible introduction to medical conditions relevant to sports diving, written by a doctor and diving instructor who has performed more than 10,000 recreational diving medical examinations in Australia. The book discusses subjects such as general fitness, smoking, weight, the cardiovascular system, joints, the skin, dental problems, drugs and diving, ears, eyes, and the nervous system. The sports diving medical form reproduced is an Australian version, but generally the book is relevant to all sports divers. 175mm x 250mm softback. 136pp.

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