Tag: cámara hiperbárica

24
Apr

Principles of Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment

The hyperbaric chamber is a closed container where thepacient is subjected to a pressure greater than atmospheric pressure. It was popularized in the first half of the twentieth century for its success in treating the disease of diving, sometimes fatal. It was not until the second half of the century that it began to be used in different pathologies: gas

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18
Apr

HBOT: a therapeutic approach to migraines

Migraine and cluster headaches are severe and disabling. Migraine affects up to 18% of women, while cluster headaches are much less common (0.2% of the population). A number of acute and prophylactic therapies are available. Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is the therapeutic administration of 100% oxygen at environmental pressures greater than one atmosphere. Migraine and cluster headache are disabling health

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11
Apr

Parkinson’s disease: Case studies showing success treating it with HBOT

5 patients with a history of Parkinson’s disease (PD) were treated with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for 1 hour at 1.5-2.0 ATA. All 5 patients reported a decrease in tremors and an improvement in general well-being. The patients underwent an initial course of 10 treatments and were allowed to continue treatment as needed until they perceived a plateau in benefit.

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5
Apr

Can good nutrition prevent diseases?

A healthy diet helps to prevent malnutrition and diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer Healthy, balanced and varied diet depends on the needs of each person, their age, sex, lifestyle, physical exercise and eating habits. However, the basic principles of healthy eating are always the same. According to the World Health Organization, to have a healthy diet

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3
Apr

What effects can hyperbaric treatment have on patients with autism?

Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD) affect the development of the nervous system and brain functioning, especially in aspects related to the processing of information that comes from social stimuli. It is not possible to determine the cause of the appearance of ASD, but it is known that there is genetic implication. Currently there is no biological marker that allows the diagnosis

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27
Mar

Hyperbaric Treatment in Neurology

Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment (HBOT) consists of sessions in the hyperbaric chamber. The duration of a session varies between 60 and 90 minutes. The number of sessions and their duration is indicated according to the clinical picture of the patient. Several studies show the benefits of the use of HBOT in several clinical conditions typical of neurology. In particular, the use

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27
Mar

What is soft tissue rheumatism?

Although pain is the most common symptom of rheumatic diseases, more than half of patients do not suffer from arthritis or other connective tissue disease. This is why it is important to evaluate the pain usually caused by soft tissue rheumatism, determine its causes and assess its severity. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the most common disorders in

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26
Mar

Why is hyperbaric treatment beneficial for reducing oxidative stress?

Oxidation is a process in which there is loss of electrons, oxygen uptake or release of hydrogen. With oxidation the fats become stale, the rubber loses elasticity, the paper turns yellow, etc. These oxide-reduction reactions are important, since living beings obtain most of their free energy from them. Oxygen can also be a source of disease through the uncontrolled production

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14
Mar

CHILDREN: HOW DOES HYPERBARIC OXYGENATION HELP IN DOMESTIC ACCIDENTS?

It can be done at any age. It achieves, among other things, regenerate brain tissue and muscle fiber, considerably reducing the rate of amputations. In children of all ages the most common injuries are those caused by traffic, drowning, burns by fire, falls and poisoning. Involuntary trauma is the greatest threat to children of 5 years old. It is for

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13
Mar

How to avoid hearing loss?

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 1100 million young people around the world could be at risk of suffering from hearing loss due to harmful hearing practices. More than 43 million people aged between 12 and 35 suffer from a disabling hearing loss due to different causes: Almost 50% is exposed to harmful noise levels as a result of

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