Physiology and Medicine of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy by Tom S. Neuman MD FACP FACPM, Stephen R. Thom MD PhD

By Tom S. Neuman MD FACP FACPM, Stephen R. Thom MD PhD

Written by means of the world over well-known leaders in hyperbaric oxygen remedy (HBOT) study and perform, this interesting new publication presents evidence-based, useful, beneficial info for somebody concerned with HBOT. It outlines the physiologic ideas that represent the foundation for figuring out the scientific implications for remedy and describes fresh advances and present examine, besides new methods to remedy. This publication is a necessary device for someone who cares for sufferers with difficult-to-heal wounds, wounds from radiation remedy, carbon monoxide poisoning, and extra.

  • Provides complete assurance of pathophysiology and clinically proper info so that you can grasp the uniqueness.
  • Covers the relevance of HBOT in taking good care of various populations together with severe care sufferers, babies and pediatric sufferers, and divers.
  • Features a piece at the technical features of HBOT to supply perception into the expertise and physics concerning HBO chambers.
  • Presents facts to aid the effectiveness of HBOT in addition to the potential unintended effects.
  • Describes events the place HBOT will be potent via indication-specific chapters on power wounds, radiation and weigh down accidents, decompression ailment, and more.

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