International Medical Guide for Ships K115E (eBook)

Published Date

May 2009

International Medical Guide for Ships K115E (eBook)

$86.00
(Excludes any applicable taxes)

The third edition of the WHO International Medical Guide for Ships shows designated first-aid providers how to diagnose, treat, and prevent the health problems of seafarers on board ship. It contains fully updated recommendations aimed to promote and protect the health of seafarers, and is consistent with the latest revisions of both the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines and the International Health Regulations.

 

PUBLISHED DATE: MAY 2009
No. OF PAGES: 410

Be the first to review this product

The International Labour Organization's Maritime Labour Convention 2006 stipulates that all ships shall carry a medicine chest, medical

equipment and a medical guide. The International Medical Guide for Ships supports a main principal of that convention; to ensure that seafarers

are given health protection and medical care as comparable as possible to that which is generally available to workers ashore.


By carrying this guide on board ships, and following its instructions, countries can both fulfil their obligations under the terms of the

Maritime Labour Convention 2006, and ensure the best possible health outcomes for their seafaring population (K115E).

A​​s a specialized agency of the United Nations, IMO is the global standard-setting authority for the safety, security and environmenta

Title: International Medical Guide for Ships K115E (eBook)
Edition: Third
Number of Pages: 410
Product Code: MM8000EA
ISBN: ISBN 13: 9789240682313, ISBN 10: 9240682317
Published Date: May 2009

Bought this product? Why not review it?

If you have a question about this product, please contact us directly.

Windows eBooks:

 

To access the eBook, you need to install our free Windows eBook Reader.

The application can be downloaded from:

www.seamanship.eu/download/freedownload.aspx?file=viewer.

 

Standalone eBooks are supplied with 1 licence + 1 backup and are not transferable between platforms.

 

Remote Desktop Services (Terminal Services) and virtual environments are not supported.

 

The Windows eBook Reader works with Windows XP or later OS (but not Windows RT).

See more details.

 

Cloud (online) eBooks:

 

The Cloud (online) eBooks use Microsoft Silverlight browser plugin to deliver the best possible reading experience with the ability to work in offline mode.

 

It is an annual subscription service (i.e. each eBook is purchased for 1 year of use).

Online licences are not transferrable to Windows or iPad (or vice-versa).

 

Silverlight is compatible with the major web browsers used on Windows and Mac OS X operating systems.

However it is not supported on Linux, Android, Windows RT and iPad devices and therefore the Cloud eBooks use an HTML site in these instances.

The HTML site is more restricted than the Silverlight version.

 

See https://www.microsoft.com/silverlight/what-is-silverlight and more details.

 

Note for Mac Users:

 

Mac users can read Windows eBooks with Boot Camp or using virtual machines such as Parallels Desktop, Virtual Box, ...

Alternatively, Cloud (online) eBooks are accessible on Mac, including the Silverlight plugin with offline mode.

 

Note for Linux Users:

 

Linux users can read Windows eBooks using a virtual PC.

Alternatively, the HTML version of the Cloud (online) eBooks is accessible.

 

Note for Tablet Users:

 

Tablets owners can use the HTML version of the Cloud (online) eBooks.

No
No
N/A