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Ear Pain, Scuba Diving (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Barbara J. Drobina, DO

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stoppler, MD

Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: James Portzer, DO, Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo; Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Millard Fillmore Gates Hospital.

Coauthor(s): Gregory H Stiller, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, State University of New York at Buffalo.

Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; James S Cohen, MD, Consulting Staff, James Cohen, PC.

Last Editorial Review: 7/18/2008

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Although dysbarism includes problems associated with high altitude and aerospace endeavors, dysbarism also relates to the increasing pressures of descending under water that are usually experienced in free or assisted dives.

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