Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy – Could it be the answer to several prayers?

Are you suffering from refractory Osteomyelitis? Do you have an autistic child? HBOT may come helpful for you. HBOT stands for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. In this process oxygen is used at a higher atmospheric pressure to treat various diseases. A lot of complicated diseases can be cured with HBOT. A lot of people have found this process useful even when other avenues of medical science failed to cure the problem.

What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy – A brief summary:

In this process 100% oxygen is pressurized in a chamber to treat the patients. Patient is asked to lay onto a cot inside the chamber; gradually the pressure is increased up to a certain point; the peak pressure is maintained for an hour or so and then it is released gradually. Hyperbaric therapy can be compared with scuba diving!

The chambers are generally equipped with TV sets, telephone handset etc. to make the session comfortable – the only reason of discomfort is the effect of increased pressure in the ears!

Here is a list of applications of HBOT therapy:

1] Gas or air embolism
2] Acute Traumatic Ischemias, Compartment Syndrome or Crush Injury etc.
3] Delayed Radiation Injury that attacks the soft tissues mainly
4] Autism
5] Some kind of hearing loss

And the list will go on. HBOT has got the answers to several prayers indeed.

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