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.

Documents - a range of documents is available for download.

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 position statementsDMAC statement on deep saturation diving under review in light of recent case reports
  • Third-party initiativesIMCA/OLF questionnaires on long-term health surveillance of professional divers now available for download
  • Latest Guidance
    • DMAC 33 Rev. 1 - Returning to diving after COVID-19
    • DMAC 34 - Guidance for medical examiners of divers conducting face-to-face medicals during the COVID-19 pandemic
    • DMAC 12 - Safe diving distance from seismic surveying operations
    • DMAC 07 - Flying after diving: Recommendations
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