Key Features

  • Provides comprehensive coverage of pathophysiology and clinically relevant information so you can master the specialty.
  • Covers the relevance of HBOT in caring for diverse populations including critical care patients, infants and pediatric patients, and divers.
  • Features a section on the technical aspects of HBOT to provide insight into the technology and physics regarding HBO chambers.
  • Presents evidence to support the effectiveness of HBOT as well as the possible side effects.
  • Describes situations where HBOT would be effective through indication-specific chapters on chronic wounds, radiation and crush injuries, decompression sickness, and more.

Details

No. of pages:
768
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781437710953
Print ISBN:
9781416034063

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