Hyper Baric Oxygen Therapy
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Dutta R K, Kumar R. Hyper Baric Oxygen Therapy. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1983;49:222-226
AbstractHyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy is presently used in clinical practice as a primary mode of treatment or as an adjunct to conventional therapy. In recent years, a number of bewildering array of skin disorders are being treated with HBO. HBO is found useful in chronic non healing ulcers, bacterial infections and fungal infections. Contra indications and possible toxic effecas of HBO have been described.