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Published on November 19th, 2012 12:32 AM
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Diving and Immersion Pulmonary Edema "Drowning From the Inside Out"
Immersion Pulmonary Edema (IPE) is a phenomenon that has been gaining attention recently and is not yet well understood. It has afflicted exceptionally fit military endurance swimmers and triathletes as well as divers who are of average to poor fitness. Hypertension and even pre-hypertensive findings as well as cardiovascular dysfunction have been associated with IPE. Asthma may also contribute to the development of IPE. Many people survive an episode,
Published on November 10th, 2012 08:23 AM
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Many ScubaBoarders might know one of our outstanding members, Bob Bailey AKA NWGratefulDiver. Bob's contributions to ScubaBoard include many insightful posts and thoughtful responses to any number of