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Clinical use of the hyperbaric oxygen bed
  1. R. Ashfield,
  2. C. E. Drew

    Abstract

    The Vickers hyperbaric oxygen bed is described and details of its use are given in the treatment of 207 patients with a wide variety of clinical conditions. As part of a deliberate policy, a special study was made of its place in the treatment of severe acute myocardial infarction.

    No major procedural difficulties were encountered. Results are generally encouraging and frequently of dramatic benefit.

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