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Research & Reviews  163 results

Delayed recognition of Type II decompression sickness in a diver with chronic atrial fi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/35580489
Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine : Journal of the Undersea ... Strauss MB, Covington DB

May 18th, 2022 - This case report describes an initially overlooked Type II decompression sickness (DCS) occurrence that was confused with a cerebral vascular accident in a patient with chronic atrial fibrillation (AF). The purpose of this case report is to reinfo...

Barotrauma
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/768618-print

Apr 27th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Barotrauma is an injury caused by a difference in pressure between a gas inside, in contact with, or outside the body and the pressure of the surrounding gas or fluid. Damage results from overtension or sheer forces from expans...

Barotrauma
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/768618-overview

Apr 27th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Barotrauma is an injury caused by a difference in pressure between a gas inside, in contact with, or outside the body and the pressure of the surrounding gas or fluid. Damage results from overtension or sheer forces from expans...

Impact of Hyperoxia and Involvement of the Immune System in Diving Accident
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04791488

Apr 22nd, 2022 - The impact of oxygen therapy in many pathologies has been subject of recent work, arguing both favourable and harmful effects. Consequently, one can wonder about the influence of hyperoxic gas mixture during diving on the genesis of decompression ...

Safety evaluation of carbon tetrafluoride as an inert hyperbaric breathing gas in Sprag...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.taap.2022.116023
Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology; Makowski MS, Sproul C et. al.

Apr 17th, 2022 - Carbon tetrafluoride (CF4) is an inert gas with higher molecular weight and lower water solubility than commonly used hyperbaric breathing gases. These inert gas properties decrease time required to decompress and avoid decompression sickness afte...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5 results

Impact of Hyperoxia and Involvement of the Immune System in Diving Accident
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04791488

Apr 22nd, 2022 - The impact of oxygen therapy in many pathologies has been subject of recent work, arguing both favourable and harmful effects. Consequently, one can wonder about the influence of hyperoxic gas mixture during diving on the genesis of decompression ...

Screening for Individual Susceptibility Factors to Immersion Pulmonary Edema
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05049889

Oct 8th, 2021 - Immersion Pulmonary Edema (IPE) is a relatively new form of hemodynamic pulmonary edema. The number of cases has been increasing over the last ten years and it has become the second most common cause of hospitalization for military divers, after d...

Inflammatory and Cerebrospinal Biochemical Markers in Blood During Prolonged Hyperbaric Exposure
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03192930

Apr 9th, 2019 - When diving with compressed air, a continuous accumulation of nitrogen will take place in the body. The total uptake of nitrogen by the tissues is dependent on the duration and depth of the performed dive. During prolonged exposure to hyperbaric c...

Precutaneous High Risk Patent Foramen Ovale to Treat Migraine Headaches
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02777359

Jul 19th, 2017 - The foramen ovale, a kind of physiologic channel in the interatrial septum in the heart at embryonic stage, is closed normally at 5-7 months after birth. When it is not closed, it is referred to as the patent foramen ovale (PFO), which is found in...

A Clinical Trial of the Clinical Effects of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Thai Autistic Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00670891

May 29th, 2008 - Detailed Description There is a general agreement that early identification of autistic spectrum disorders in children and intervention is extremely important. We would like to find out beneficial effects for early identification and treatment in ...

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News  10 results

Operational Curriculum and Research Initiatives: Shaping the Future of Military Medicine
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/247209/mixed-topics/operational-curriculum-and-research-initiatives-shaping-future
Maj Roselyn W. Clemente Fuentes, MD, FAAFP, FAWM, MMAS, MC, USAF

Oct 8th, 2021 - It is a time of significant change as the Military Health System (MHS) transitions to the purview of the Defense Health Agency (DHA). Additionally, the landscape of combat is ever changing, and military medicine needs to evolve to ensure that the.

Histology of Vaccine Myocarditis; PFO Closure for Divers; New Evolut Valve OK'd
https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/prevention/94191

Aug 24th, 2021 - Young people with low levels of physical activity were found to be at increased risk of stroke if they clocked in 8 or more hours of sedentary time per day. (Stroke) Mavacamten priced at $75,000 per year would be less cost-effective than myectomy ...

PFO Closure in Divers Tied to Less Decompression Sickness
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/956862

Aug 18th, 2021 - Patent foramen ovale (PFO) closure in scuba divers might be effective in preventing decompression sickness, a new study suggests. An analysis of more than 800 divers showed that those who were screened and then underwent PFO closure were less like...

Report Touts PFO Closure in Divers; Experts Disagree
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/936439

Aug 27th, 2020 - A new report recommends the surgical closure of patent foramen ovale in high-risk divers, but physicians in the United States urged caution about widespread use of the procedure in this population. "PFO closure is recommended in divers with a high...

Report Touts PFO Closure in Divers; Experts Disagree
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/936439

Aug 27th, 2020 - A new report recommends the surgical closure of patent foramen ovale in high-risk divers, but physicians in the United States urged caution about widespread use of the procedure in this population. "PFO closure is recommended in divers with a high...

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