The effect of mild-pressure hyperbaric therapy (Oasis O 2 ) on fatigue and oxidative stress

  title={The effect of mild-pressure hyperbaric therapy (Oasis O 2 ) on fatigue and oxidative stress},
  author={Sungdo Kim and Takehiko Yukishita and Keiko K. Lee and Shin-ichi Yokota and K Nakata and Daichi Suzuki and Hiroyuki Kobayashi},
Mild-pressure hyperbaric therapy (mHBT) has become increasingly popular among elite athletes and most recently among the general public yet there is very little scientific underpinnings on its therapeutic use. In this study, fifteen healthy volunteers (8 men, 7 women, mean age 29.7 ± 8.1 years) were exposed to 1.3 atmospheres absolute (ATA) for 40 minutes in a mild hyperbaric chamber called “Oasis O2” to determine the effect of ambient air at 1.3 ATA on oxidative stress, antioxidant potential… 

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