Tag: hyperbaric medicine

31
Oct

We opened a new center in Puerto Madryn

A new service center was inaugurated in Puerto Madryn. The headquarters is located at Maria Humphreys 123 (9120) and will offer the benefits of hyperbaric medicine to the community. Hyperbaric chamber treatment is a non-invasive method that provides air and oxygen under pressure in a pressurized cabin at 1.45 ATM. The normal ambient atmospheric pressure is 1 ATM. This type

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25
Oct

New center in India

BioBarica opened a new center in India. Ibrahim Shehata, the sales coordinator of the region, was present at the installation of the hyperbaric chamber and offered training to the staff that operates the unit. Hyperbaric chamber treatment is a non-invasive method that consists of supplying air and oxygen under pressure in a pressurized cabin at 1.4 atmospheres (ATM). The normal ambient atmospheric pressure is 1

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24
Oct

Hyperbaric Chamber: what is it for and what are its benefits?

Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment (HBOT) is a non-invasive method that consists of supplying oxygen at high concentrations in a pressurized hyperbaric chamber at a minimum of 1.4 ATM atmospheres (higher than the normal ambient atmospheric pressure of 1 atmosphere). The person is breathing 100% oxygen. This gas is transported to the blood and manages to reach even the damaged tissues. This

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22
Oct

HBOT in intoxications by poisonous animals

Viperidae Snake bites are the most frequent in Argentina (Northwest and Northeast). They cause cellulitis and compartment syndrome with systemic toxicity. The Viperidae, family Viperidae, are poisonous snakes among which the popular vipers and rattlesnakes (crotalus) stand out. These reptiles have undergone a special adaptation in their poison-carrying device, which is highly evolved. The grooved fangs of its maxilla are

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18
Oct

New center in Scotland

BioBarica opened the doors of a new hyperbaric oxygenation treatment (HBOT) center in Scotland. The headquarters is in  90c Main Street Thornton Fife Scotland KY1 4AG. HBOT is a non-invasive method that consists in supplying oxygen at high concentrations in a pressurized hyperbaric chamber at a minimum of 1.4 ATM atmospheres (higher than the normal ambient atmospheric pressure of 1 atmosphere). The person

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10
Oct

BioBarica, ALCEC and AAMHEI develop a new protocol for the treatment of radio induced lesions

Burns are a public health problem. The costs generated are high, so it is necessary to develop diagnostic and treatment guidelines to mitigate the effects on public health. In terms of its incidence worldwide, they can cause the death of up to 265,000 people a year. Burns cause serious injuries to the skin and other tissues, which are devastating both

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12
Sep

First installation of a hyperbaric chamber in a public hospital in the city of Buenos Aires

The hospital of Quemados “Arturo U. Illia” is the first hospital of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires that has a chamber for Hyperbaric Medicine. The chamber was donated by BioBarica. The treatments with these chambers contribute to reduce pain, inflammation, accelerate healing, reduce complications and favor a better evolution of implants needed in burned patients. It is the beginning

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10
Sep

The hyperbaric chamber as an adjuvant treatment in traumatology

In particular, hyperbaric oxygenation treatment (HBOT) is used in the treatment of trauma of different origins, which affect different organs and tissues. Some injuries that require surgery and can be treated with HBOT include acute traumatic ischemia, compartment syndrome, compromised grafts and flaps, infectious processes and traumatic burns. Traumatisms compromise the health of the traumatized patient, since they trigger a

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21
Aug

Hyperbaric oxygenation in oncological treatment

Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment is widely used for cancer patients or with lesions caused by radionecrosis (RN) caused by radiotherapy (RT). The following bibliographic review illustrates the use of HBOT for tumor treatment, highlighting its main effects and mechanisms of action. To evaluate the beneficial effect of HBOT in the treatment of tumors, it is important to consider the following factors:

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17
Aug

12th Hyperbaric Medicine Symposium in Denver

Colorado was the venue of the 12th International Hyperbaric Symposium of the International Hyperbaric Medicine Association. With more than 12 countries present, the event focused on advances in hyperbaric medicine in the 21st century. The three-day conference was filled with a brilliant and diverse group of cutting-edge hyperbaric professionals, academic researchers, all eager to share their latest work and findings

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