Latest Recompression chamber Stories

2012-03-15 07:00:00

OxyHealth has taken the burden or work out of operating a hyperbaric oxygen chamber and in doing so, has helped make hyperbaric therapy the hot button modality in the medical field today. More than at any other time, hyperbaric therapy is more possible and within the reach of more patients today because of this new, accessible tool created by OxyHealth. In the past, hyperbaric therapy was often a last resort option, only available at an expensive hospital. Today it can be used much sooner in...

2010-03-01 15:15:00

STILLWATER, Okla., March 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Perry Baromedical (www.perryhbo.com) announces the first U.S. installation of the cutting edge Sigma 40 Elite Hyperbaric Chamber to contain Computer Automated Control and EMR Documentation System as new options. According to Glenn Dennis, COO and President of Perry, "The new Sigma Elite computer automated control system allows the user to automate treatment protocols while maintaining the ability to customize the protocol, record it with date,...

2009-12-14 08:00:00

RIVIERA BEACH, Fla., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Perry Baromedical, international leader in Hyperbaric Chamber manufacturing for 40 years, announces the launch of the Sigma Elite, with extended patient data capture capability. The advanced technology of the Sigma Elite is available on each monoplace chamber model currently available (www.perrybaromedical.com) and has a Patent Pending. The Sigma Elite New "Smart Hyperbaric System" includes: Data Capture Via Computerized System for Each Dive...

2009-10-13 14:49:00

NASA has signed a patent license agreement with a California company to improve the medical community's access to hyperbaric chambers used to treat many medical conditions and emergencies. OxyHeal Medical Systems Inc. of National City, Calif., will develop new products based on technologies NASA originally developed for space. Hyperbaric chambers create an environment in which the atmospheric pressure of oxygen is increased above normal levels. The high concentrations of oxygen can reduce the...

2008-04-17 18:00:43

MILWAUKEE, April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center's new hyperbaric chamber will triple the hospital's capacity to treat patients with hyperbaric oxygen therapy and improve its regional wound care services. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080417/AQTH107) The 52-foot-long, 66-ton chamber, the second-largest in the U.S. and the largest in Wisconsin, will be able to treat up to 24 patients at one time. The chamber was installed today after being lifted by...

2007-11-13 06:00:17

By Poff, D J Wong, R; Bulsara, M Poff DJ, Wong R, Bulsara M. Acute decompression illness and serum s100beta levels: A prospective observational pilot study. Undersea Hyperb Med 2007; 34(5):359-367. Background: S100beta, a calcium binding protein associated with astroglial cells and other tissues has been shown to be raised in the serum of patients with a number of neurological pathologies. As there are no published data on serum S100beta determinations in recreational divers affected by...

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