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Diving medicine has enjoyed many and outstanding contributions from our British medical colleagues—the classic studies of Haldane on decompression after compressed air diving, the extensive work of Donald on oxygen toxicity in man, evolution of mixed gas, self-contained diving for harbor clearance in World War II, and the more recent studies in Royal Naval Laboratories of decompression methods for diving with multiple gas mixtures. Surgeon Captain Miles has been a close observer and, as Director of Medical Research of the Royal Naval Medical School, an active participant in some of these studies. His description of medical problems related to diving
Underwater Medicine.. Ann Intern Med. ;58:196. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-58-1-196_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1963;58(1):196.
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