Koh Tao EMS will present the fifth in their series of informative and educational lectures
"Alternative applications of Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatments" at Choppers Bar, Sairee Koh Tao Thailand at 19:30 hours.
The sixth and final lecture in this series, sponsored by PADI Region 26, will focus on the alternative applications of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, other than its use for the treatment of diving related injuries.
The lectures in this series are aimed at divers of all levels, from Open Water Divers through to Course Directors, who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of this pertinent field of medicine.
For those that could not attend the last five lectures, this is an opportunity to meet the Koh Tao EMS team, Matt Rolph and Kathy Nash. There will be a free beer for all who attend
Completion of the first course under the watchful eye of Jamie Todd of ExMed UK Ltd. means that the team are now fully licensed to deliver this exceptional course in remote environments, pre-hospital medical care.
The participants of the course who come from a variety of back grounds from estate agents to university lecturers also included Koh Tao residents, who teach diving on our wonderful island. All the students passed with flying colours and have gained invaluable skills to take forward with them in their careers.
The course is an intensive training which delivers skills, knowledge and practical field experience, covering, Patient Assessment, Mechanisms of injury, Trauma, Medical, Emergencies, and Scene Management. Enabling participants to deliver effective treatments on arrival at the scene of an incident and to deliver professional hand over to medical staff.