The authors analyzed a case of severe decompression syndrome with signs of neurological-marrow compromise, whichoccurred a half-hour after an underwater dive that didn’t respect the rules of safe diving. The patient was treated by hyperbaric oxygen therapy according to U.S. Navy Table 6, with subsequent maintenance cycles, which improved the patient’s condition and cured the neurological symptoms

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Severe Decompression Sickness: Clinical Case

LA CAMERA, Giuseppa;
2014-01-01

Abstract

The authors analyzed a case of severe decompression syndrome with signs of neurological-marrow compromise, whichoccurred a half-hour after an underwater dive that didn’t respect the rules of safe diving. The patient was treated by hyperbaric oxygen therapy according to U.S. Navy Table 6, with subsequent maintenance cycles, which improved the patient’s condition and cured the neurological symptoms
2014
hyperbaric oxygen therapy; decompression sickness; scuba underwater diving
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