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The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society. A report on the annual scientific meeting 2012, Phoenix, AZ, USA June 21–23

Michael H Bennett

Author Affiliations

Department of Anaesthesia, Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine, Prince of Wales Hospital and University of New South Wales, Barker St, Randwick, New South Wales, 2031, Australia

Extreme Physiology & Medicine 2012, 1:14  doi:10.1186/2046-7648-1-14

Published: 1 December 2012


This is a report on the content of the 45th annual scientific meeting of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) in Phoenix AZ, USA last June 21-23, 2012. The UHMS is the major representative body for both physicians and scientists in diving and hyperbaric physiology and medicine.

Diving; Hyperbaric oxygenation; Carbon monoxide poisoning; Traumatic brain injury