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5 Minute Neurological Examination

Examination of an injured diver's central nervous system soon after an accident may provide valuable information to the DAN Medic should you call a DAN Hotline for help or advice; as well as for the physician responsible for treatment.

Flying Afer Diving Fact Sheet

The Ears & Diving: Fast Facts About Equilisation

The Skin Bends: Fact Facts About Decompression Illness

Diving Medicine for Scuba Divers - Book Download

This book, is an easy-to-understand overview of diving medicine for recreational divers, instructors and EMS professionals. By Carl Edmonds, M.B.; Bart McKenzie, M.B.; & Robert Thomas, M.B.

Safe Diving Tips (Poster Download)


First Aid for Diving Accidents (Poster Download)


Jellyfish First Aid and Management (Poster Download)


Hospital DCI Management (Poster Download)

Divers Can Drown (Poster Download)

The poster contains tips to prevent a drowning incident and what to do in an emergency situation.

Venomous Marine Creatures (Poster Download)

Many divers are unaware how to correctly treat a bite or sting from a venomous marine creature, as such DAN World has produced a new poster that highlights first aid for injuries resulting from a range of venomous marine creatures. The posters are available at no cost (other than postage) from DAN World. To obtain a copy for your club or dive centre send an email to

DAN Cardiac Poster (Poster Download)

Did you know that more than 30% of diving deaths are due to heart conditions? This poster highlights how many of these deaths can be prevented.

Breath Holding Blackout (Poster Download)