Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine is published quarterly by the South Pacific Medicine Underwater Society and the European Underwater and Baromedical Society.


Subscription to Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine is obtained by becoming a member of either of its parent societies, SPUMS and EUBS. Please follow the link to either society to find information about joining, including membership fees.



IMPORTANT: All submissions will only be accepted electronically.  We suggest you download our Instructions to authors (link here) and make a check list ensuring you have submitted according to these guidelines. We will not accept incorrectly submitted articles or manuscripts, please ensure you upload your mandatory submission form with your submission, see our submissions page.


During the holiday period 25 December 2015 - 17 January 2016 our office will be available to respond to e-mail enquiries only and any manuscripts submitted during this time will be processed after the 17 January 2016. From the Editorial Office we would like to wish everyone a safe, healthy and successful 2016.



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