The Mauritian Scuba Diving Association


ARESUB-MSDA 2015 meeting

The MSDA organized a meeting with ARESUB (La Reunion Dive and Hyberbaric Medecine Association) on November 2015 at Vaneron Garden, Trianon. The main object was the status of diving accidents in 2015.

The agenda is detailed below:

5:30 p.m. Attendants arrival and meeting opening (P. Szalay, President of the MSDA)
5:45 p.m. Scuba diving fatal accidents: what is the actual status? Statement in Mauritius between 2009 and 2014 (E. Szalay - Bonnans)
6:00 p.m. Fatal diving accidents in Southwest Indian Ocean, proposal of an accidents registry (JD. Harm)
6:15 p.m. Actions to be taken by a dive master in the event of decease (T. Masseguin)
6:30 p.m. Lessons learnt from a "near fatal accident " and feedback (C. D'Andre)


7:00 p.m. Marine fauna and flora, what are the fatal risks? (PJ. Marianne says Cassou)
7:15 p.m. Free diving fatal accidents (T. Massegui)
7:30 p.m. Air recycler device accidents (JD. Harms)
7:45 p.m. Is the aging population a risk factor for scuba diving? (PJ. Marianne says Cassou)
8:00 p.m. Immersion pulmonary edema:  support at sea and in the hospital. (C. D'Andrea)
8:15 p.m. Chest barotrauma and life prognosis. (E. Szalay - Bonnans)
8:30 p.m. Forensic medicine at the service of diving: a case study. (F. Landron)


Conclusion and acknowledgements at Vaneron Gardens

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