Hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatment for the recovery of muscle injury induced in rats.

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INTRODUCTION We evaluated the effect of hyperbaric oxygen treatment (HBOT) in the recovery of muscle injury in rats. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twelve female Wistar rats, weighing 200-250 g, were submitted to contusion of the right gastrocnemius muscle. Animals were then randomly assigned to an untreated control group or an HBOT-treated group. The HBOT group… (More)

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@article{Maia2013HyperbaricOT, title={Hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatment for the recovery of muscle injury induced in rats.}, author={Mariana Cervaens Costa Maia and Oscar Ferraz Camacho and Agostinho Franklim Pinto Marques and Pedro Miguel Barata de Silva Coelho}, journal={Diving and hyperbaric medicine}, year={2013}, volume={43 4}, pages={222-5} }