What is hyperbaric treatment?
Hyperbaric medicine is medical treatment in which an ambient pressure greater than sea level atmospheric pressure is a necessary component.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is a well-established treatment for decompression sickness, a potential risk of scuba diving. Other conditions treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy include serious infections, bubbles of air in your blood vessels, and wounds that may not heal as a result of diabetes or radiation injury.
What is hyperbaric oxygen therapy good for? Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) involves breathing almost pure oxygen in a special room or small chamber. Its Benefits · Controversy · Risks · Summary