Hyperbaric treatment of patients with carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.

@article{Hampson2005HyperbaricTO,
  title={Hyperbaric treatment of patients with carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States.},
  author={Neil B. Hampson and C. Elaine Little},
  journal={Undersea & hyperbaric medicine : journal of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc},
  year={2005},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={21-6}
}
INTRODUCTION Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) is effective therapy for carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. In recent years, many hyperbaric physicians in the US have felt that numbers of patients referred for treatment of CO poisoning have decreased. Further, since the 2002 Weaver et al study (5), there has been discussion regarding the best treatment protocol. This study was conducted to determine numbers of patients treated with HBO2 annually over the past decade in the US and whether there is a… CONTINUE READING

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