Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Hyperbaric medicine, also known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), is the medical use of oxygen at a level higher than atmospheric pressure for healing many conditions.
How does Hyperbaric oxygen therapy work?Hyperbaric oxygen therapy works by increasing the pressure of the gas we breathe everyday that can actually signal the DNA in our cells to perform healing tasks that the body normally cant do.
In which conditions can be Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy be used effectively?Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is an alternative treatment for many ailments. It is cost effective, non-invasive, safe method of delivering pure oxygen at greater than atmospheric pressure to improve or correct virtually any condition where the body is affected by poor circulation.
What does the Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy equipment contain?The equipment required consists of a pressure chamber, which may be of rigid or flexible construction, and a means of delivering 100% oxygen.
What to expect during Hyperbaric oxygen therapy session?When you receive HBOT therapy, we will be asked to sit in a small pressurized chamber that delivers 10-15 times more oxygen than is delivered at sea level . We can sit comfortably inside the chamber, and we probably won’t feel anything more than our ears popping.
The chamber has a small window, and if we are unable to stay inside the chamber, we may exit at any time.
One can receive the benefits that athletes receive when they train at different altitudes: besides increasing the delivery of oxygen throughout the body, HBOT enhances the white blood cells’ ability to fight infection, helps the body build new connective tissue, and kills certain types of harmful bacteria.
Who performs Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy?Operation is performed to a predetermined schedule by trained personnel who monitors the patient and may adjust the schedule as required. HBOT found early use in the treatment of decompression sickness. But it has also shown great effectiveness in treating conditions such as gas gangrene and carbon monoxide poisoning.
What are the uses of Hyperbaric oxygen therapy?Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is used in the medical and mental professions. HBOT benefits a variety of conditions by speeding up the healing process, reducing inflammation and killing bacteria at a faster pace.
Which conditions can be benefited by HBOT?HBOT clinical applications include treatment of wound healing and carbon monoxide poisoning but alternative indications include stroke, traumatic brain injury (TBI), Lyme disease, autism, chronic fatigue, traumatic and sports injuries, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Stroke, Head injury, Cerebral palsy, Multiple sclerosis, Healing after cosmetic surgery, ADD/ADHD, Autism, Psoriasis, chronic fatigue syndrome, Alzheimer's, Parkinsons disease, diabetes, Dementia.
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