ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.22, no.3, pp.175-179, 2021 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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ISTANBUL MEDICAL JOURNAL
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Dysbaric osteonecrosis, fitness-to-dive examinations, radiology
Introduction: It is important for professonal divers and candidates to be medically and physically fit to undertake their underwater work safely. This study aimed to review the screening of dysbaric osteonecrosis (DON) using conventional radiography, which has been stated in the legislation as part of fitness-to-dive examinations, in terms of international standards and scientific facts.