Dizziness & Vertigo in Divers

Dizziness and vertigo are common symptoms associated with diving. Some are serious; some aren't.

We have recorded a 20 minute presentation that reviews the common causes of dizziness and vertigo and diving. It ends with 5 cases of typical scenarios in which you can see if you can determine the most likely cause of dizziness or vertigo.
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Rob Barker - March 19th, 2015 at 11:03am

Very informative, as always. Thanks.

Phil Ardain - March 19th, 2015 at 12:11pm

Great to have professional safety info flowing through

Rosemarie Solomon - March 19th, 2015 at 1:55pm

I often have dizzyness when surfacing but as it dissapears almost instantly I have never worried about it. Thanks for clarification.

Shahnaz - March 19th, 2015 at 7:46pm

Very comprehensive talk but I notice that this focuses on 'South African' diving. By this I mean he assumes that everyone dives with a hood.

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