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Old February 10th, 2008, 11:57 AM
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Default Medical Restrictions?

We are looking at a tour in St. Thomas called the "Sea Trekking Helmet Dive" There is a notice that "Medical restrictions apply. Waiver release form must be signed." Does anyone know what the medical restrictions are related to? Agility? Mobility? Repiratory? Heart?
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Old February 10th, 2008, 12:03 PM
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Don't know what the restrictions are, but they may be all that you have mentioned.
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Old February 10th, 2008, 05:51 PM
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A friend of mine was turned down because he has high blood pressure. He was taking medication, but it was still a no go.

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Old March 6th, 2008, 04:43 PM
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Check http://www.padi.com/english/common/c...063-Ver2-0.pdf

Get a RSTC diver's physical.
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Old March 6th, 2008, 05:37 PM
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It may relater to all the above but for sure high blood pressure and or any heart trouble even past history of the same.

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Old March 11th, 2008, 12:20 PM
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For good reason. It is not simply a 'cover their liability', it is keep you safe.
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