The following are health and medical definitions of terms that appear in the Scuba Diving Emergency Contacts article.
Consultant: An individual to whom one refers for expert advice or services. The use of con...See the entire definition of Consultant
Decompression: 1. In general, the removal of pressure.
Hyperbaric: Pertaining to gas pressures greater than 1 atmosphere* of pressure. Also perta...See the entire definition of Hyperbaric
Medical school: A school with a curriculum leading to a medical degree. The mission of eve...See the entire definition of Medical school
Pharmacy: A location where prescription medications are sold. A pharmacy is constantly sup...See the entire definition of Pharmacy