Decompression Sickness Type II
“Decompression sickness type II” means a decompression sickness that is characterized by one or more of the following symptoms, namely,
- neurological manifestations related to the central nervous system,
- interference with the respiratory or cardiovascular system,
- otologic disorders, and
- any symptoms not referred to in the definition “decompression sickness type I” (maladie de la décompression de type II).
Source: Canada Oil and Gas Diving Regulations, SOR/88-600, February 2013. Regulations
Source: Nova Scotia Offshore Area Petroleum Diving Regulations, SOR/95-189, Canada, current to May 31, 2012. Regulations