2015 AIDA Individual Depth World Championship

Dr. Apnea is the Official Scientific Partner of the

2015 AIDA Individual Depth World Championship

delivering one Seminar and one Workshop.

Title of the Seminar: Pulmonary Physiology and Lung Function Tests – the “Free Divers’ Essentials”

The objectives of the seminar are listed below:

  1. ˜Review basic pulmonary anatomy and physiology

  2. ˜Understand the reasons pulmonary function tests (PFTs) are performed.

  3. ˜Understand the basic interpretation of spirometry

 

 

Title of the Workshop: Pulmonary Function measurements

The objectives of the seminar are listed below:

  1. Perform a Pulmonary Function Test for every free diver.

  2. Explain the findings and the components of the test

  3. Develop a stepwise approach to results interpretation

  4. Recognize common patterns and deviations

  5. Link information to Free Diving performance

 

Notes:

The seminar talk and the workshop will be free of charge to all registered free divers and other participants. Suggested day of delivering the seminar and workshop is the Saturday 12th of September 2015. The duration of the seminar & workshop will vary from 1-2 hours depending on the number of athletes interested to be assessed during the workshop. The actual rooms will be announced soon. The materials of the seminar & workshop will be available to workshop participants via www.Dr-Apnea.com website. All Pulmonary Function measurements data will be provided to the participants on site.

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Plymouth, UK /  Doctor.Apnea@gmail.com

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