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BHA Statement on Provision of Mild HBOT

The British Hyperbaric Association (BHA) is a charitable organisation promoting and supporting the safe and appropriate use of hyperbaric medicine in the British Isles. The BHA supports the view of the American Medical Association (AMA) and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in opposing the unsafe provision of so-called “mild” hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) […]

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) in Head Injuries and Stroke – A Review By Dr Rosie Stokes, DDRC Healthcare

The role of HBO as a potential therapy option for brain injury has long been discussed. The theory being that by maximising oxygenation post–injury the area of healthy tissue loss due to ischaemia and oedema will be reduced and healthy brain function maintained, whilst optimising recovery. If effective, this could result in reduced morbidity and […]