How hyperbaric oxygen therapy can aid with a range of conditions
Oxygen is crucial to life: the air we breathe, the water we drink, the ground we walk on. Harnessed properly, it also has the power to heal. Inside Regional One Health ’s Wound Care Center, patients with a vast array of conditions are benefitting from that thanks to the only multi-place hyperbaric oxygen therapy chamber in the state of Tennessee. “Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a wonderful treatment for a very diverse group of conditions,” said Dr. Tony Allem an, medical director for wound care… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 1, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Regional One Health Source Type: news

Bandaged Jay Leno seen treating third-degree burns in hyperbaric chamber
Dr. Peter Grossman explained that the hyperbaric chamber helps to “decrease swelling,” “increase blood flow with good oxygenation” and help decrease bacteria. #chamber #jayleno #petergrossman (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pearls in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: A Case Series Pearls in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: A Case Series
How much do you know about hyperbaric oxygen therapy, including adverse effects and contraindications?Wounds (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 26, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery Journal Article Source Type: news

Is Hyperbaric Oxygen the Answer for Concussion Treatment in Kids? Is Hyperbaric Oxygen the Answer for Concussion Treatment in Kids?
A small study showed strong benefits from the therapy even years after a brain injury, but a leading concussion expert pushed back on the findings.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines)
Source: Medscape Pediatrics Headlines - October 21, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

What Does the Science Say About Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Long COVID?
(MedPage Today) -- In the quest for treatments for people struggling with long COVID, some researchers have evaluated hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), but the science is far from settled, and questions remain about its feasibility. Some small... (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - October 12, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Helps Long Covid Patients, Study Says Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment Helps Long Covid Patients, Study Says
The hyperbaric oxygen experiment was designed to see whether it could be effective for COVID-related brain issues.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - September 15, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Should we use hyperbaric oxygen for carbon monoxide poisoning management? A network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials - Ho YW, Chung PY, Hou SK, Chang ML, Kang YN.
Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning is a public health issue in numerous countries. Oxygen supplementation is the standard and initial management for acute CO poisoning. Normobaric oxygen (NBO) and hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapies for CO poisoning have been di... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Exceptional survival of an airplane stowaway, treated successfully with hyperbaric oxygen - Schwarte LA, van der Werf HJ, Ridderikhof ML, Fr äβdorf J, van Embden D, Weenink RP.
Survival of airplane stowaways is rare. Here we report an exceptional case of successful treatment and full recovery. After a transcontinental flight an unconscious stowaway was discovered in a wheel well of a Boeing 747-400F. Airport paramedics confirmed ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 21, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Open issues in management of carbon monoxide poisoning in pregnancy: practical suggestions - Eleftheriou G, Butera R, Lonati D, Ferruzzi M, Costa M, Ferani R, Sesana G, Zanon V.
Carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning during pregnancy may cause deleterious effects to the fetus. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO) in pregnancy is proven to be safe and it is considered to be beneficial, reducing the severity of the fetal injuries. However, a num... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 6, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

'Promising intervention' - hyperbaric oxygen therapy could treat long Covid symptoms
LONG Covid has meant that thousands of individuals are still suffering from COVID-19 symptoms, long after initially being infected. Specifically, as of February 2022, the Office for National Statistics estimated that around 1.3 million people living in private households in the UK were experiencing self-reported long Covid. However, new research by Tim Robbins et al has found that a new technique, known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy , could lead to significant improvement in long Covid symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 23, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment for Long COVID-19 Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment for Long COVID-19
Might hyperbaric oxygen therapy improve the cognitive and cardiorespiratory symptoms of long COVID?Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - April 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Systematic review and dosage analysis: hyperbaric oxygen therapy efficacy in mild traumatic brain injury persistent postconcussion syndrome - Harch PG.
BACKGROUND: Mild traumatic brain injury results in over 15% of patients progressing to Persistent Postconcussion Syndrome, a condition with significant consequences and limited treatment options. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has been applied to Persistent Pos... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 6, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Perinatal carbon monoxide poisoning: treatment of a 2-hour-old neonate with hyperbaric oxygen - Kreshak AA, Lawrence SM, Ontiveros ST, Castellano T, VanHoesen KB.
A 41-year-old gravida 4 para 3 (G4P3) and 38 (5/7) weeks pregnant woman presented to labor and delivery with dizziness, headache, and decreased fetal movement after 12  hours of exposure to carbon monoxide (CO) from a grill that was used inside for heat. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Pediatric carbon monoxide poisoning: effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on thiol/disulfide balance - Ba ğci Z, Arslan A, Neşelioğlu S.
This study aimed to investigate the effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) and normobaric oxygen therapy (NBOT) on thiol/disulfide homeostasis in children wi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 2, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Does hyperbaric oxygen therapy facilitate peripheral nerve recovery in upper extremity injuries? A prospective study of 74 patients - Ince B, Ismayilzada M, Arslan A, Dadaci M.
PURPOSE: Several experimental studies have investigated the effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) on peripheral nerve regeneration. However, to the best of our knowledge, clinical studies to evaluate the effects of HBOT on peripheral nerve recovery a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 2, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news