Tag: oxigenación hiperbárica

22
Mar

5 things you did not know about hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy consists of increasing the oxygen levels in the blood for medical purposes. This is what is called hyperoxia. To achieve it, patients receive oxygen at a pressure of at least 1.4 atmospheres using a mask inside a hyperbaric chamber. Hyperoxia has, among other benefits, anti-inflammatory effect; bactericidal action; and acts on the cellular metabolism. It also favors

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14
Mar

Dr Elías López: hyperbaric oxygen cures diabetic foot wounds in 60% of cases

Dr. Elías López, head of BioBarica at the Santa Elena Clinic (Madrid), has pointed out that, although the response to the treatment of each patient is different, hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) improves the symptoms of 90% of the patients affected by diabetic foot and completely heals wounds in 60 percent of cases, rising to 80 percent when treatment starts early

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21
Feb

The hyperbaric chamber: adjuvant of neurorehabilitation therapy

Stroke is the leading cause of disability in the world. It is estimated that of the 15 million people who have suffered one, 5 million have been left with permanent sequelae, such as motor, sensory disorders, urinary incontinence, speech alteration, and understanding, etc. “When a stroke occurs, the time to apply a treatment to return the blood supply and the arrival

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13
Feb

STUDIES CHECK A NEW THERAPEUTIC ALTERNATIVE FOR CHILDHOOD NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

Childhood neurological disorders are diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system that affect the brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles of the child. They can be congenital or from birth, by inheritance, caused by trauma, by exposure to toxic chemicals, tumors, and infections. Some of the symptoms are: Delays in development Lack of coordination Sudden changes in mood Muscular

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25
Jan

A study revealed that hyperbaric medicine temporarily reverses Alzheimer’s symptoms

Hyperbaric Oxygen therapy in a pressurized chamber (HBOT) allowed temporary improvements in the symptoms of a 58-year-old woman with Alzheimer’s. The authors of the study estimated that HBOT combined with medication can be an effective long-term therapy For the first time, it was documented, by positron emission tomography (PET) scans, that hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), a medical treatment based on 100%

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18
Jan

BIOBARICA OPENS THE DOORS OF A NEW CENTER IN MISIONES

Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment continues to expand in Argentina. In this framework, BioBarica continues its expansion and opens the doors of a new center of attention in Misiones. The headquarters is in Isla Alejandro Primero 1391, (3360) Oberá, Misiones. HBOT is a non-invasive method that consists in supplying oxygen at high concentrations in a pressurized hyperbaric chamber at a minimum of

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16
Jan

Un hospital público logra reparar tejidos en tiempo récord gracias a una cámara hiperbárica

Es la primera vez que se puede acceder a esta tecnología en la salud pública. Clarín habló con pacientes que sufrieron quemaduras o heridas cortantes y se recuperaron. Guillermo Britez Neira (27) estaba a 3.800 metros de altura, en el cerro Pedro Zanni, en Mendoza, cuando empezó a sentir “mucho frío en los pies”. Esperó a llegar al campamento base para sacarse las

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9
Jan

La terapia de oxigenación hiperbárica puede ayudar a niños con autismo

The Autistic Spectrum is a neurological and developmental condition that begins in childhood and lasts a lifetime. This disorder includes what is known as Asperger’s syndrome and the Unspecified Development Disorder. The main symptoms of autism are two: persistent deficiencies in communication and social interaction and restrictive and repetitive patterns of behavior, interests or activities. Other signs that the child

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15
Nov

DIABETIC FOOT: HOW TO AVOID INFECTIONS?

The lack of sensitivity to pain favors the opening of the wound and delays healing, exposing the lesions to various infections. What should be considered to favor the recovery? Diabetes is a disease that occurs when the level of glucose (sugar) in the blood is higher than it should be. In the process is involved glucose in the blood, the

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8
Nov

What is hyperbaric oxygenation treatment indicated for?

Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment (HBOT) is a non-invasive method that provides oxygen in high concentrations in a pressurized hyperbaric chamber at 1.45 atmospheres. Inside the chamber the patient breathes oxygen close to 100%, which will be transported through the blood, reaching, in greater concentration, all the tissues of the body, even those damaged. These are some of the specialties for which

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