Health Problems of Seafarers — “Professional Travelers”

  • S. Tomaszunas


From the point of view of travel medicine, seafarers may be considered as a special risk group of travelers. Their occupation and the type of their work exposes them to a number of health risks, some of which are the same or similiar to those which are typical for other groups of travelers, such as tourists and businessmen.


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