Hyperbaric oxygen treatment for carbon monoxide poisoning in Italy: retrospective validation of a data collection tool for the Italian Registry of Carbon Monoxide Poisonings (IRCOP) - Maffi L, Paganini M, Vezzani G, Soumelis A, Aspati Research Group, Camporesi EM, Bosco G.

Background: Carbon Monoxide (CO) poisoning is a frequent cause of intoxication. However, CO poisoning incidence is globally underreported, as well as its features, especially in Italy. The aim of this study was to investigate such characteristics of...
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Carbon monoxide poisoning (COP) is one of the most common types of potentially fatal poisoning throughout the world. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is an effective and quick response modality that clears symptoms and prevents sequelae. HBOT should be adm...
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We examined the effects of HBOT on CO poisoning and further strived to delineate its inherent effects on s...
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BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to identify practice differences in the treatment of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning with or without hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy in Japan. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Using an online survey website (G...
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OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to evaluate whether monitoring of acute carbon monoxide-poisoned (COP) patients by means of quantitative Romberg's test (QR-test) during a hyperbaric oxygen (HBO ₂) therapy regimen could be a useful supplement in the e...
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PURPOSE: Pulmonary edema following hyperbaric oxygen (HBO ₂) therapy is a rare clinical phenomenon. This case report describes such a patient - a 56-year-old woman who suffered from severe pulmonary edema after HBO₂ therapy for carbon monoxide (CO) pois...
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BACKGROUND: To date, there has been no consensus about the effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) on the mortality of patients with carbon monoxide poisoning (COP). This retrospective nationwide population-based cohort study from Taiwan was conducted t...
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OBJECTIVES: Carbon monoxide is a potentially fatal form of poisoning. The exact incidence is unclear, due to cases being undiagnosed or reported as fewer than the real number. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is of proven efficacy in the treatment of CO in...
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