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Flashcards in Advanced Dive Medicine DDX Deck (11):
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TYPE I SX

Pain in joints, Marbleing, Swelling lymphnodes

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TYPE II SX

Neuro, Inner Ear (staggers), Cardiopulmonary (Chokes)

3

Chest Pain

Spinal DCS, Pulmonary DCS/O2 tox,POIS, trauma, heart attack, Thoracic squeeze, trauma, anxiety.

4

Chokes

Large amount of Deco omitted, Pain gets progressively worse, burning, distress, cough, dypsnea

5

Spinal cord DCS

Pain radiates causing a girdle like presentation, Dull or lanceing, Type II onset

6

Pulmonary 02 toxicity

02 greater than .5 ata, elevated PP02, gradual burning, cough, dypsnea

7

Pneumo tension

Pain lateral wax/wane on inspiration, Guarding, Static pain chest lack of sound on affected side, neuro to rule out age

8

Mediastinal Emphysema

Mild to moderate pain under breast bone, Dull tight, Radiate to shoulder or back, increase on inspiration coughing inhale, Rule out age pneumo.

9

Heart attack

sub sternal pain, acute, fitness/age

10

Trauma

history of accident

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Thoracic squeeze

Non retunr failure, bloody sputum, difficulty breathing