The Diving Medical Advisory Committee
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Welcome to DMAC

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Welcome to the website of the Diving Medical Advisory Committee (DMAC).

This independent body, comprising diving medical specialists from across Northern Europe, seeks to provide advice about medical and certain safety aspects of commercial diving.

About DMAC - On the following pages you can find out about the committee's aims and current work, history and its members.

Guidance - The committee's guidance documents are made available for download.

Position statements - The committee has also issued the following documents:

Courses - Details on DMAC/EDTCmed approval of courses in diving medicine, including the relevant guidance document and details on recognised courses.

Finally, a wide collection of links to related websites has been assembled, which we invite users to add to.

We hope you will find the website useful and would welcome any feedback.

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DMAC statement on education and training in diving medicine has been issued

Latest Guidance

  • Oxygen content in open circuit bail-out bottles for heliox saturation diving (DMAC 04 Rev. 2)
  • Saturation diving chamber hygiene (DMAC 26 Rev. 1)
  • Aide mémoire for recording and transmission of medical data to shore (DMAC 01 Rev. 1)
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