At the launching in November 2009 the product had 19 chapters written by experts in the field of maritime medicine. The second edition has over 30. The contents cover topics such as medical fitness, fisheries, cruise medicine, offshore industry, trade shipping, port medicine and telemedical maritime assistance.
Textbook of Maritime Medicine v2
The Textbook of Maritime Medicine is a comprehensive learning tool aimed at providing health professionals and others with a complete overview of the field of maritime medicine, free of charge. The Textbook was moved to a new IT platform in October 2014 to enable readers to access it with tablet computers and smartphones. At the same time some revisions to the content of chapters were made.