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Moon RE, Camporesi EM, Kisslo JA.
Patent foramen ovale and decompression sickness in divers
Lancet. 1989 Mar 11; 1(8637): 513-4.
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Bove AA.
Risk of decompression sickness with patent foramen ovale.
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Germonpre P, et al.
Patent foramen ovale and decompression sickness in sports divers.
J Appl Physiol. 1998 May;84(5):1622-6.
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Patent foramen ovale and decompression illness in divers
 
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Decompression sickness. Role of patent foramen ovale is limited
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Safety of subaqua diving with a patent foramen ovale
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Wilmshurst P, 1992          [See Related Articles]
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Neurological decompression sickness
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Wilmshurst P, 1990          [See Related Articles]
Right-to-left shunt and neurological decompression sickness in divers
Lancet 336(8722), 1071-1072 (1990) (no abstract available)



Wilmshurst PT, 1994          [See Related Articles]
Effects of a patent foramen ovale on arterial saturation during exercise and on cardiovascular responses to deep breathing, Valsalva manoeuvre, and passive tilt: relation to history of decompression illness in divers.

Br Heart J 71(3), 229-231 (1994)


Glen SK, 1995          [See Related Articles]
Transcranial Doppler ultrasound in commercial air divers: a field study including cases with right-to-left shunting.

Undersea Hyperb Med 22(2), 129-135 (1995)



Knauth M, 1997          [See Related Articles]
Cohort study of multiple brain lesions in sport divers: role of a patent foramen ovale

BMJ 314(7082), 701-705 (1997)

 
Smith DJ, 1990          [See Related Articles]
Interatrial shunts and decompression sickness in divers

Lancet 335(8705), 1593 (1990) (no abstract available)

 
Wilmshurst PT, 1989          [See Related Articles]
Relation between interatrial shunts and decompression sickness in divers

Lancet 2(8675), 1302-1306 (1989)  
 
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Health risk factors for the development of decompression sickness among U.S. Navy divers.

Undersea Biomed Res. 1984 Dec;11(4):395-406.
 
Biersner RJ.           [See Related Articles]
Factors in 171 navy diving decompression accidents occurring between 1960-1969.
Aviat Space Environ Med. 1975 Aug;46(8):1069-73.

 
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Arterial gas bubbles after decompression in pigs with patent foramen ovale.

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Undersea Hyperb Med. 1995 Jun;22(2):129-35.  
 
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Undersea Hyperb Med. 1998 Fall;25(3):171-4.  
 
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Analyses of variables underlying U.S. Navy diving accidents.

Undersea Biomed Res. 1985 Sep;12(3):351-60.
 
Cross SJ, et al.
Safety of contrast echocardiography in screening divers.

Lancet. 1990 Dec 22-29;336(8730):1595-6. No abstract available.
 
Weathersby PK, et al.          [See Related Articles]
Predicting the time of occurrence of decompression sickness.

J Appl Physiol. 1992 Apr;72(4):1541-8.
 
Satoh M, et al.          [See Related Articles]
[Inner ear decompression sickness following a scuba dive].

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Neuman TS, et al.          [See Related Articles]
Combined arterial gas embolism and decompression sickness following no-stop dives.

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Cross SJ, et al.          [See Related Articles]
Right-to-left shunt and neurological decompression sickness in divers.

Lancet. 1990 Sep 1;336(8714):568. No abstract available.
 
Fisher DC, et al.
The incidence of patent foramen ovale in 1,000 consecutive patients. A contrast transesophageal echocardiography study.

Chest. 1995 Jun;107(6):1504-9.
 
Kerut EK, et al.          [See Related Articles]
Detection of right to left shunts in decompression sickness in divers.

Am J Cardiol. 1997 Feb 1;79(3):377-8.
 
Ikeda T, et al.          [See Related Articles]
Bubble formation and decompression sickness on direct ascent from shallow air saturation diving.

Aviat Space Environ Med. 1993 Feb;64(2):121-5.


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