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Hyperbaric Medicine

Hyperbaric Medicine

How it works

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is based on obtaining elevated partial oxygen pressures while breathing pure oxygen inside a hyperbaric oxygen chamber.

Physiological effects

The hyperoxia produced by hyperbaric chamber treatment generates a large range of beneficial physiological effects on the body.

Typical Session

A hyperbaric oxygen session lasts approximately 60 minutes. The patient enters the chamber with comfortable clothing, without footwear. See more

History

Hyperbaric oxygen has been known for more than 200 years, but only in recent decades have the applications and benefits been disseminated. In 1837, the French surgeon Charles Pravaz builds See more