Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the management of paroxysmal sympathetic hyperactivity after severe traumatic brain injury: a report of 6 cases.

@article{Lv2011HyperbaricOT,
  title={Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in the management of paroxysmal sympathetic hyperactivity after severe traumatic brain injury: a report of 6 cases.},
  author={Li-Quan Lv and Li-jun Hou and Ming-kun Yu and Xue-hua Ding and Xiang-qian Qi and Yi-cheng Lu},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2011},
  volume={92 9},
  pages={1515-8}
}
Paroxysmal sympathetic hyperactivity (PSH) after severe brain injury is detrimental to the recovery of patients. Pharmacologic management of PSH is difficult and efficacy is unpredictable or incomplete. This report presents 6 cases of PSH after extremely severe traumatic brain injury in which hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) controlled paroxysmal autonomic… CONTINUE READING