He is currently pursuing a fellowship specializing in undersea and hyperbaric medicine at the University of California - San Diego (UCSD). In addition to clinical activities related to diving, he is also involved with diving medicine research.Read more
According to the Divers Alert Network, heart attacks and unknown heart rhythms are the most common cause of diving-related deaths after age 40,
This study documented that shallow-depth diving induces enlargement of left ventricles and diastolic dysfunction.
The cardiovascular changes that occur during immersion may increase the risk of cardiac problems in divers who are unfit, overweight or have underlying heart disease, researchers saidRead more