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Barotrauma/Decompression Sickness (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Daniel Noltkamper, MD, FACEP, CDR, Medical Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Naval Hospital of Camp Lejeune.

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

Previous contributing coauthors and editors: Coauthor(s): Andrea M DuPont, MD, Consulting Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, Naval Hospital of Camp Lejeune. Editors: Steven C Gabaeff, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Medicine, Sutter Amador Hospital, Jackson, CA; Expert Consultant, Medical Board of California, Sacramento, CA; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Anthony Anker, MD, FAAEM, Attending Physician, Emergency Department, Mary Washington Hospital, Fredericksburg, VA.


Last Editorial Review: 3/14/2008

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