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Hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy

This article discusses the history, evolution, indications, complications, and contraindications of hyperbaric oxygen therapy.  Treating a patient under high atmospheric pressures was in vogue even before Oxygen was discovered.  This article traces meticulously the evolution of the concept of hyperbaric oxygen therapy.


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Balasubramanian Thiagarajan
11 years ago

This article discusses the various uses of hyperbaric oxygen in the field of medicine.

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