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The Four R's of Managing a DCI Injury

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Note: The following article, attached in the PDF at bottom, explains the four basic steps one needs to do in handling decompression illness (DCI) injuries - 1) Recognize symptoms; 2) Respond with oxygen; 3) Relay with EMS and DAN; and 4) Recompress early. It is taken from the January / February 1996 issue of Alert Diver.

For more information on the Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving course DAN offers that is mentioned within the article, email DAN here.

Additional Resources
The4Rs.pdf