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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy: Past, Present and Future Indications

  • D. J. Bakker
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 317)

Abstract

Hyperbaric medicine is concerned with the medical and physiological problems and therapeutic applications of barometric pressure higher than at sea level.

Keywords

Hyperbaric Oxygen Necrotizing Fasciitis Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Tissue Oxygen Tension 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. J. Bakker
    • 1
  1. 1.Academic Medical CenterUniversity of AmsterdamAZ AmsterdamThe Netherlands

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