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) […]
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A simple Saturday evening took a turn when Mimir Marine the UK based global lead in hyperbaric and saturation diver rescue received a call following damage to an in county (BP Baku owned) Hyperbaric Reception Facility (HRF) rending it unserviceable, BP agreeing with their diving contractors a replacement was necessary to allow seamless safe diving […]
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 […]
Gerard Laden, director of the hyperbaric chamber in Hull and East Riding Hospital, wrote a the “Letter to the Editor” below with regards to the HOPON trial for osteoradionecrosis.
The premature death of Vincent has been a shock for the British Hyperbaric Medicine Community, all his colleagues and friends, as well as numerous patients for whom he cared passionately, and most sadly for his beloved family. From the BHA we extend our condolences to Lily, daughter Ellie and the rest of his family. His place […]
Membership of the BHA is open to hyperbaric facilities in the British Isles run by organisations that accept and treat emergency referrals for hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Enquiries regarding membership should be directed to the Association’s secretary.
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British Hyperbaric Association
Chairman: Dr Doug Watts (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Vice Chairman: Mr Bruce Mathew
Immediate Past Chair: Dr Oliver Firth
Honorary Secretary: Miss Katy Harris
Treasurer: Mr Gerard Laden