Development of an organic affective syndrome during a hyperbaric diving experiment.


Journal Article

The authors describe the clinical and pharmacologic management of a patient who developed an organic affective syndrome during a simulated deep-diving experiment. The physiological complexities of deep-diving research are reviewed, as well as the neuropsychiatric symptoms of the high pressure nervous syndrome.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Stoudemire, A; Miller, J; Schmitt, F; Logue, P; Shelton, D; Latson, G; Bennett, P

Published Date

  • October 1, 1984

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 141 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1251 - 1254

PubMed ID

  • 6435458

Pubmed Central ID

  • 6435458

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-953X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1176/ajp.141.10.1251


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States