Hyperbaric oxygen therapy and osteonecrosis.


Ceponis, P; Keilman, C; Guerry, C; Freiberger, J J

Oral diseases


DOI: 10.1111/odi.12489 Volume: 23 Issue: 2 Pages: 141-151 PMID: 27062390

Osteonecrosis of the jaw may be caused by radiation, medication, or infection. Optimal therapy requires a multimodal approach that combines surgery with adjuvant treatments. This review focuses on the use of adjunctive hyperbaric oxygen therapy for this condition. In addition to evidence regarding the basic and clinical science behind hyperbaric Read More...

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Acute Kidney Injury



Acute Kidney Injury



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Lung Transplantation



Disorder Related to Lung Transplantation; Central Airway Stenosis; Airway Exudative Plaques; Airway Complications Post-Lung Transplantation


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: Side Effects Defined and Quantified

PubMed Central

Heyboer, Marvin; Sharma, Deepali; Santiago, William; McCulloch, Norman

Advances in Wound Care


DOI: 10.1089/wound.2016.0718 ISSN: 2162-1918 Volume: 6 Issue: 6 Pages: 210-224 PMID: 28616361

Significance: Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is an important advanced therapy in the treatment of problem wounds, including diabetic foot ulcers and late effect radiation injury. HBOT remains among the safest therapies used today. Nonetheless, there are side effects associated with HBOT. It is important for providers to be able to identify, understand, Read More...



Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for sudden sensorineural hearing loss in divers.


Van Der Wal, A W; Van Ooij, P J A M; De Ru, J A

The Journal of laryngology and otology


DOI: 10.1017/S0022215116009075 Volume: 130 Issue: 11 Pages: 1039-1047 PMID: 27748209

Sudden sensorineural hearing loss in divers may be caused by either inner-ear barotrauma or inner-ear decompression sickness. There is no consensus on the best treatment option. This study aimed to evaluate the therapeutic value of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for sudden sensorineural hearing loss in divers. A literature review and three cases of divers Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and SPECT Brain Imaging in Traumatic Brain Injury



Residual Neurological, Cognitive, Emotional, Behavioral Effects From Traumatic Brain Injury


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Inflammatory Conditions of the Urinary Bladder



Chronic Interstitial Cystitis; Painful Bladder Syndrome; Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Improves Outcome of Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy



Hypoxic-ischemic Encephalopathy


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Cognition in Diabetic Elderly at High Dementia Risk



Diabetes Mellitus


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and SPECT Brain Imaging in Cerebral Decompression Illness



Cerebral Decompression Illness, All Phases


Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for a refractory skin ulcer after radical mastectomy and radiation therapy: a case report.


Enomoto, Mitsuhiro; Yagishita, Kazuyoshi; Okuma, Kae; Oyaizu, Takuya; Kojima, YasushiRead More...

Journal of medical case reports


DOI: 10.1186/s13256-016-1168-0 Volume: 11 Issue: 1 Pages: 5 PMID: 28049509

Radiation therapy is performed as an adjuvant therapy when indicated following surgical resection of malignant tumors. However, radiation exposure induces acute or chronic dermatitis, depending on the radiation dose, interval, tissue volume, or irradiated area of the body. Radiation-induced skin ulcers and osteomyelitis of the underlying bone are Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Hematopoietic Progenitor Cell Collection in Poor Mobilizers



Bone Marrow Transplantation; Hematopoietic Stem Cells; Multiple Myeloma; Lymphoma


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for the Treatment of Diabetic Foot Ulcers: A Health Technology Assessment

PubMed Central

Lambrinos, Anna; Chan, Brian; Wells, David; Holubowich, Corinne

Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series


ISSN: 1915-7398 Volume: 17 Issue: 5 Pages: 1-142 PMID: 28572866

Background About 15% to 25% of people with diabetes will develop a foot ulcer. These wounds are often resistant to healing; therefore, people with diabetes experience lower limb amputation at about 20 times the rate of people without diabetes. If an ulcer does not heal with standard wound care, other therapeutic interventions are offered, one of which Read More...


Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for the prevention of arterial gas embolism in food grade hydrogen peroxide ingestion.


Hendriksen, Stephen M; Menth, Nicholas L; Westgard, Bjorn C; Cole, Jon B; Walter, Joseph WRead More...

The American journal of emergency medicine


DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2016.12.027 Volume: 35 Issue: 5 Pages: 809.e5-809.e8 PMID: 28069419

Food grade hydrogen peroxide ingestion is a relatively rare presentation to the emergency department. There are no defined guidelines at this time regarding the treatment of such exposures, and providers may not be familiar with the potential complications associated with high concentration hydrogen peroxide ingestions. In this case series, we describe Read More...



Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is safe and effective for the treatment of sleep disorders in children with cerebral palsy.


Long, Ying; Tan, Jiewen; Nie, Yulin; Lu, Yu; Mei, Xiufang; Tu, Chaoqun

Neurological research


DOI: 10.1080/01616412.2016.1275454 Volume: 39 Issue: 3 Pages: 239-247 PMID: 28079475

To observe the effects of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy on the treatment of sleep disorders and its safety in children with cerebral palsy (CP). A total of 71 recruited children were divided into two groups based on age: group 1, aged between 2 and 4 years; and group 2, aged between 4 and 6 years. The effects of HBO2 therapy on sleep quality were Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy as Adjunctive Therapy to Scaling and Root-planing in the Management of Periodontitis in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes



Diabetes; Periodontitis


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Wound Dehiscence After Intraoral Bone Grafting in the Nonirradiated Patient: A Case Series.


Hollander, Maria H J; Boonstra, Onno; Timmenga, Nicolaas M; Schortinghuis, Jurjen

Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons


DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2017.07.146 PMID: 28784587

In maxillofacial surgery, hyperbaric oxygen treatment is used almost exclusively as adjunctive therapy for osteoradionecrosis of the mandible in irradiated patients. It also is used to prevent the occurrence of osteoradionecrosis in the irradiated patient when dental surgery is indicated. Theoretically, hyperbaric oxygen therapy should benefit the Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Patients With Chronic Stable Ischemic Heart Disease: An Option for Therapeutic Angiogenesis?



Ischemic Heart Disease



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) in Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)/Post Concussion Syndrome (PCS) and TBI/Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)



TBI (Traumatic Brain Injury); Post Concussion Syndrome; Post Traumatic Stress Disorder; Chronic Post Traumatic Stress Disorder



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy


Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

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Use of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy to Improve Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cell Homing and Subsequent Engraftment



Acute Myeloid Leukemia; Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia; Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS); Hodgkins Lymphoma; Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma


Delayed hyperbaric oxygen therapy for air emboli after open heart surgery: case report and review of a success story.


Niyibizi, Eva; Kembi, Guillaume Elyes; Lae, Claude; Pignel, Rodrigue; Sologashvili, Tornike

Journal of cardiothoracic surgery


DOI: 10.1186/s13019-016-0553-5 Volume: 11 Issue: 1 Pages: 167 PMID: 27919270

The current case describes a rare diagnosis of iatrogenic air emboli after elective cardiopulmonary bypass that was successfully treated with delayed hyperbaric oxygen therapy, with good clinical evolution in spite of rare complications. A 35 years old male was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) for post-operative management after being placed Read More...



Saliva, Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, & Gland Function: A Prospective Study



Osteoradionecrosis of the Jaw; Xerostomia



Effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy combined with platelet-rich plasma on diabetic wounds: an experimental rat model.


Yümün, Gündüz; Kahaman, Cüneyt; Kahaman, Nail; Yalçınkaya, Ulviye; Akçılar, Aydin; Akgül, EnginRead More...

Archives of medical science : AMS


DOI: 10.5114/aoms.2016.62905 Volume: 12 Issue: 6 Pages: 1370-1376 PMID: 27904531

Hyperbaric oxygen and platelet-rich plasma are used in the treatment of diabetic wounds. The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy and autologous platelet concentrates in healing diabetic wounds. Thirty-six female Wistar albino rats were used in this study. Diabetes mellitus was induced chemically with an intraperitoneal Read More...



Effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in enhancing expressions of e-NOS, TNF-α and VEGF in wound healing

NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

Susilo, Imam; Devi, Anita; Purwandhono, Azham; Hadi Warsito, Sunaryo

Journal of Physics: Conference Series


DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/853/1/012030 Volume: 853 Issue: 1 Pages: 012030

Wound healing is a physiological process that occurs progressively through overlapping phases. Tissue oxygenation is an important part of the complex regulation for wound healing. Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO) therapy is a method of increasing oxygen delivery to tissues. The therapy improves tissue oxygenation and stimulates the formation of H2O2 as a Read More...



Evaluation of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on Wound Healing Following Management of Soft Tissue Sarcoma With Neo-Adjuvant Radiation and Surgical Resection



Sarcoma; Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy



Efficacy of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in patients with radiation-induced rectal ulcers: Report of five cases.


Yoshimizu, Shoichi; Chino, Akiko; Miyamoto, Yuji; Tagao, Fuyuki; Iwasaki, Susumu; Ide, DaisukeRead More...

Digestive endoscopy : official journal of the Japan Gastroenterological Endoscopy Society


DOI: 10.1111/den.12880 Volume: 29 Issue: 6 Pages: 718-722 PMID: 28349612

For decades, hyperbaric oxygen therapy has been considered a treatment option in patients with chronic radiation-induced proctitis after pelvic radiation therapy. Refractory cases of chronic radiation-induced proctitis include ulceration, stenosis, and intestinal fistulas with perforation. Appropriate treatment needs to be given. In the present study, Read More...



Safety of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in mechanically ventilated patients.


Bessereau, Jacques; Aboab, Jérôme; Hullin, Thomas; Huon-Bessereau, Anne; Bourgeois, Jean-LucRead More...

International maritime health


DOI: 10.5603/IMH.2017.0008 Volume: 68 Issue: 1 Pages: 46-51 PMID: 28357836

To evaluate the epidemiology of patients who require mechanical ventilation during hyperbaric oxygen therapy. One-hundred-fifty patients who required mechanical ventilation during hyperbaric oxygen therapy were prospectively studied during a 6-year period in a French university hyperbaric centre. We analysed the indication of hyperbaric oxygentherapy, Read More...



Efficacy of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in the Treatment of Osteoradionecrosis






Relationship between hyperbaric oxygen therapy and quality of life in participants with chronic diabetic foot ulcers: data from a randomized controlled trial.


Li, Guowei; Hopkins, Robert B; Levine, Mitchell A H; Jin, Xuejing; Bowen, James M; Thabane, LehanaRead More...

Acta diabetologica


DOI: 10.1007/s00592-017-1012-z PMID: 28603808

To investigate the effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in participants with diabetes and chronic foot ulcers. Using data from a randomized controlled trial, we included 103 participants (49 in hyperbaric oxygen therapy group and 54 in sham group) for analyses. The primary outcome was HRQoL as measured by the Read More...



Case Report: Improved Homonymous Hemianopia with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

DTIC Science & Technology


Oxygen Therapy presented at/published to Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine (JournaUAbstract); Undersea and Hvperbaric Medical Society Annual Scientific...REY1EWER 9. REV1E\\’ER SIGNATURE 50. OATE PREY10US ECmONS ARE 06SO’_ETE 1’: e 3 of 3 FlIlles Improved Homonymous Hemianopia with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy ...hemianopia was noted and Read More...



Adverse Radiation Effects After Gamma Knife Radio Surgery and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy



Cerebral Necrosis



Pancreaticoduodenectomy With or Without Preoperative Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy



Periampullary Tumor; Common Bile Duct Neoplasms; Duodenal Neoplasms


Alterations in taste perception as a result of hyperbaric oxygen therapy.


Hartman-Petrycka, Magdalena; Knefel, Grzegorz; Lebiedowska, Agata; Kosmala, Joanna



DOI: 10.1016/j.appet.2016.08.004 Volume: 107 Pages: 159-165 PMID: 27497834

The present study evaluates the effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on taste sensitivity, hedonic perception of taste, and food preferences. The studied groups included 197 people in total (79 in the study group; 118 in the control group). All patients from the study group were treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy due to chronic non-healing wounds. Read More...



Successful Healing of Tracheal Radionecrosis: Role of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy.


Ariza-Prota, Miguel; Morales, Arturo; Grajeda, Jose; López-Lisbona, Rosa; Cubero, NoeliaRead More...



DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2016.03.027 Volume: 150 Issue: 6 Pages: e147-e150 PMID: 27938770

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy, the administration of 100% oxygen at pressures > 1 atm, is believed to promote wound healing by increasing angiogenesis and collagen synthesis. To our knowledge, this treatment modality has never been described in patients with tracheal radionecrosis. Here, we report the case of a 55-year-old man diagnosed with stage IIIB Read More...



Non-convulsive status epilepticus in a patient with carbon-monoxide poisoning treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy.


Marziali, Simone; Di Giuliano, Francesca; Picchi, Eliseo; Natoli, Silvia; Leonardis, CarloRead More...

The neuroradiology journal


DOI: 10.1177/1971400916665379 Volume: 29 Issue: 6 Pages: 431-435 PMID: 27549147

The presentation of carbon monoxide poisoning is non-specific and highly variable. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is used for the treatment of this condition. Various reports show the occurrence of self-limiting seizures after carbon monoxide poisoning and as a consequence of hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Contrary to the seizures, status epilepticus has been Read More...



Successful treatment with hyperbaric oxygen therapy for pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis as a complication of granulomatosis with polyangiitis: a case report.


Nakatani, Kensuke; Kato, Takaharu; Okada, Shinichiro; Matsumoto, Risa; Nishida, KazuhiroRead More...

Journal of medical case reports


DOI: 10.1186/s13256-017-1421-1 Volume: 11 Issue: 1 Pages: 263 PMID: 28917259

Although gastrointestinal involvement in patients with granulomatosis with polyangiitis is uncommon, it is associated with mild to severe life-threatening complications. We present a case of pneumatosis cystoides intestinalis in a patient with granulomatosis with polyangiitis that was treated successfully with hyperbaric oxygen. A 70-year-old Japanese Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: Don't Be Misled


Food and Drug Administration



Systematic review of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for the treatment of radiation-induced skin necrosis.


Borab, Zachary; Mirmanesh, Michael D; Gantz, Madeleine; Cusano, Alessandro; Pu, Lee L Q

Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS


DOI: 10.1016/j.bjps.2016.11.024 Volume: 70 Issue: 4 Pages: 529-538 PMID: 28081957

Every year, 1.2 million cancer patients receive radiation therapy in the United States. Late radiation tissue injury occurs in an estimated 5-15% of these patients. Tissue injury can include skin necrosis, which can lead to chronic nonhealing wounds. Despite many treatments available to help heal skin necrosis such as hyperbaric oxygen therapy, no Read More...



Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for Bell's palsy.


Holland, N Julian; Bernstein, Jonathan M; Hamilton, John W

The Cochrane database of systematic reviews


DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007288.pub2 Issue: 2 Pages: CD007288 PMID: 22336830

Bell's palsy is an idiopathic, acute unilateral facial weakness that evolves rapidly and is maximal within two days. Moderate ear discomfort, sensitivity to sound and reduced tearing may occur. To assess the effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on recovery of facial function in adults with moderate to severe Bell's palsy. We searched the Cochrane Read More...

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy and cancer—a review

PubMed Central

Stuhr, Linda E. B.

Targeted Oncology


DOI: 10.1007/s11523-012-0233-x ISSN: 1776-2596 Volume: 7 Issue: 4 Pages: 233-242 PMID: 23054400




[Prognostic factors of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in hemorrhagic radiation cystitis].


Bouaziz, M; Genestal, M; Perez, G; Bou-Nasr, E; Latorzeff, I; Thoulouzan, M; Game, X; Soulie, MRead More...

Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association francaise d'urologie et de la Societe francaise d'urologie


DOI: 10.1016/j.purol.2016.11.002 Volume: 27 Issue: 1 Pages: 17-25 PMID: 27993528

To emphasize prognostic factors of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) on hematuria at 3 and 12 months in the context of a radiation cystitis. A cohort of 134 patients was treated from 2008 to 2013 in the hyperbaric medicine center of Toulouse University Hospital, France for radiation cystitis. Hematuria was ranked using the SOMA score. HBOT has been Read More...



Hyperbaric oxygen therapy Part 2: application in disease


Journal of veterinary emergency and critical care


 Hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Part 1: history and principles.


Edwards, Melissa L

Journal of veterinary emergency and critical care (San Antonio, Tex. : 2001)


DOI: 10.1111/j.1476-4431.2010.00535.x Volume: 20 Issue: 3 Pages: 284-8 PMID: 20636980

Review the historical development and physiologic principles of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) based on human and veterinary experimental literature and current equipment in use. Review of basic physiologic concepts. Data from human and veterinary journals were reviewed through Pubmed and Veterinary Information Network database searches as well as Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Chronic Stable Brain Injury



Brain Injury; Sequelae; Stroke; Anoxia; Trauma


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Mild Cognitive Impairment



Mild Cognitive Impairment and Vascular Subcortical Ischemia


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Review

PubMed Central

Ding, Zheng; Tong, Wesley C.; Lu, Xiao-Xin; Peng, Hui-Ping

Interventional Neurology


DOI: 10.1159/000362677 ISSN: 1664-9737 Volume: 2 Issue: 4 Pages: 201-211 PMID: 25337089

Stroke, also known as cerebrovascular disease, is a common and serious neurological disease, which is also the fourth leading cause of death in the United States so far. Hyperbaric Medicine, as an emerging interdisciplinary subject, has been applied in the treatment of cerebral vascular diseases since the 1960s. Now it is widely used to treat a variety Read More...


Autologous Stem Cell and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus



Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus


Treatment of post-anesthesia dementia with perispinal etanercept injection and hyperbaric oxygen therapy: a case report.


Best, Steve; Pavel, Dan G

Journal of medical case reports


DOI: 10.1186/s13256-017-1259-6 Volume: 11 Issue: 1 Pages: 105 PMID: 28407792

We report on the first case of successful treatment for post-anesthesia dementia with perispinal etanercept injection combined with hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Our patient was a 77-year-old Caucasian man of Mexican ethnicity who presented to our clinic 4.5 years after a knee replacement surgery. Immediately post-surgery, the patient began to show Read More...



Traumatic Brain Injury and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Dawn of a New Day

DTIC Science & Technology


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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for Chronic Diabetic Lower Limb Ulcers



Diabetes Mellitus; Chronic Ulcers of the Lower Limb


 Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Radiation-Induced Cystitis and Proctitis

SciTech Connect

Oliai, Caspian; Fisher, Brandon; Jani, Ashish; Wong, Michael; Poli, Jaganmohan; Brady, Luther W.Read More...

International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology and Physics


DOI: 10.1016/J.IJROBP.2011.12.056 Volume: 84 Issue: 3

Purpose: To provide a retrospective analysis of the efficacy of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) for treating hemorrhagic cystitis (HC) and proctitis secondary to pelvic- and prostate-only radiotherapy. Methods and Materials: Nineteen patients were treated with HBOT for radiation-induced HC and proctitis. The median age at treatment was 66 years Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Acute Domestic Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning



Carbon Monoxide Poisoning


Hyperbaric oxygen therapy improves cognitive functioning after brain injury.


Liu, Su; Shen, Guangyu; Deng, Shukun; Wang, Xiubin; Wu, Qinfeng; Guo, Aisong

Neural regeneration research


DOI: 10.3969/j.issn.1673-5374.2013.35.008 Volume: 8 Issue: 35 Pages: 3334-43 PMID: 25206655

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has been widely applied and recognized in the treatment of brain injury; however, the correlation between the protective effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy and changes of metabolites in the brain remains unclear. To investigate the effect and potential mechanism of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on cognitive functioning in rats, Read More...



Hyperbaric oxygen therapy ameliorates TNBS-induced acute distal colitis in rats.


Parra, Rogério S; Lopes, Alexandre H; Carreira, Eleonora U; Feitosa, Marley R; Cunha, Fernando QRead More...

Medical gas research


DOI: 10.1186/s13618-015-0026-2 Volume: 5 Pages: 6 PMID: 25926972

This study investigated the therapeutic effects of hyperbaric oxygen in experimental acute distal colitis focusing on its effect on the production of pro-inflammatory cytokines, nitric oxide and hypoxia-inducible factor 1alpha. Colitis was induced with a rectal infusion of 150 mg/kg of TNBS under anesthesia with Ketamine (50 mg/kg) and Xylazine Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Stimulation for Patients With Brain Malignancies After Radiation Therapy.






[Hyperbaric oxygen therapy as adjuvant in stump surgical wound healing].


Pani, Ugo

Giornale italiano di medicina del lavoro ed ergonomia


Volume: 37 Suppl Issue: 3 Pages: 24-6 PMID: 26731952

Oxygen is an essential gas. Oxygen is also a biological medicine. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a treatment which is based on the respiration of pure oxygen in a particular pressurised environment (hyperbaric chamber). The pressure allows the diffusion of oxygen into the blood at a concentration which is ten/fifteen/twenty times the normal level. Read More...



Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy as Adjunctive Treatment of Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers



Diabetes; Foot Ulcer; Healing



Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for refractory radiation-induced hemorrhagic cystitis.


Ribeiro de Oliveira, Tiago M; Carmelo Romão, António J; Gamito Guerreiro, Francisco MRead More...

International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association


DOI: 10.1111/iju.12857 Volume: 22 Issue: 10 Pages: 962-6 PMID: 26146963

To analyze the efficacy of hyperbaric oxygen for the treatment of radiation-induced hemorrhagic cystitis and to identify factors associated with successful treatment. Clinical records from 176 patients with refractory radiation-induced hemorrhagic cystitis treated at the Portuguese Navy Center for Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine, during a 15-year Read More...


Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Comatose Patients With Acute Carbon Monoxide Poisoning



Carbon Monoxide Poisoning