Besides being a comprehensive book, the Textbook of Maritime Medicine is also a large website with quite a few functions. This article aims at giving you the basic understanding of the website. To get started please register an account to access all parts of the site.


Accessing the book

In the top menu, click on "Read the book". A large submenu in the left column will show, and you may use this to navigate the book.

Register to download PDF

In adition to viewing the book online, we have made it possible to download automatic generated PDF files of each chapter. To access this function you have to register a user. The reason for asking you to register is that we want to inform you about updates, thus giving you access to the latest version at any time. 

Giving Feedback

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