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Oxygen toxicity seizures: 20 years' experience from a single hyperbaric unit.

@article{Banham2011OxygenTS,
  title={Oxygen toxicity seizures: 20 years' experience from a single hyperbaric unit.},
  author={N. Banham},
  journal={Diving and hyperbaric medicine},
  year={2011},
  volume={41 4},
  pages={
          202-10
        }
}
  • N. Banham
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • Diving and hyperbaric medicine
INTRODUCTION Oxygen toxicity seizures (OTS) are a known complication of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT). The incidence of OTS has been variously reported and appears to be related to the duration and pressure of exposure in addition to individual susceptibility factors. METHOD All OTS occurring in patients undergoing HBOT during the first 20 years of operation of the Fremantle Hospital Hyperbaric Medicine Unit were reviewed. RESULTS During 41,273 HBOT in 3,737 patients, 25 OTS occurred; a… Expand
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