Chambers, Treatment, Hyperbaric

Definition : Chambers designed for patient treatment in which the air pressure is raised more than two times above the atmospheric pressure while the patient breathes near 100% medical grade oxygen. The elevated ambient pressure of the hyperbaric chamber reduces the size of gas bubbles trapped in vascular beds and accelerates their dissipation. Circulation is thereby restored to tissue in which the blood supply has been blocked or compromised. Typically, pure oxygen is delivered for patient breathing, either by a mask or hood or by oxygen pressurization of monoplace chambers. Hyperbaric chambers are used to treat any condition in which gas bubbles form in the blood, including pulmonary and cerebral air embolism, altitude and decompression sickness, and less frequently iatrogenic gas embolism that may occur during hospital procedures.

Entry Terms : "Chambers, Hyperbaric Oxygen" , "Hyperbaric Oxygen Chambers" , "Decompression Chambers" , "Hyperbaric Chambers" , "Chambers, Hyperbaric"

UMDC code : 12061

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1-8 of 8 Match(es).

Breton Industries Inc

Company Type: Parent

We are a leader in the design and manufacture of custom sewn and heat sealed fabric items with our in-house design and engineering services. Our products include all types of sewn and inflatable items as well as high temperature seals, tadpole gaskets, insulations, packings, and expansion joints.

ETC BioMedical Systems Group

Company Type: Parent

Environmental Tectonics Corporation (ETC) was founded in 1969 with the goal of creating finely controlled simulated environments. At the age of twenty-six, acting President and CEO William F. Mitchell—with the help and encouragement of friend and mentor Al Richman —gathered enough backing to lay the foundation for what would later become ETC.

Gulf Coast Hyperbarics Inc

Company Type: Parent

Gulf Coast Hyperbarics, Inc. has over 30 years of hyperbaric service. There is no other company with the experience, innovation, quality commitment and attention to safety than us.

GWR Medical Inc

Company Type: Parent

GWR Medical, Inc., founded in 1996, is the leading provider of Topical Oxygen Therapy (TO2™) for the healing of chronic wounds. The company's sales force calls on physicians to utilize GWR's FDA approved Topical Oxygen Therapy Devices and Therapy Protocol to treat their patients with non-healing wounds such as diabetic ulcers, pressure sores, venous stasis ulcers, burns, trauma and post-op wounds in any patient setting, but mostly, in the home.

OxyHeal Health Group

Company Type: Parent

OxyHeal Health Group (OxyHeal) is the longest continually operating, single owner, national Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) provider in the United States. With over 40 years experience, OxyHeal is recognized as "The Leader" in the industry due to the diverse range of Wound Healing and/or HBOT clinical solutions offered to hospitals and healthcare systems interested in commencing or centralizing their essential Wound Healing and/or HBOT patient care services.

Pro2Med Inc

Company Type: Parent

Reimers Systems Inc

Company Type: Parent

Reimers Systems Inc. (RSI) was founded in 1994 to provide high quality hardware solutions for man-rated hyperbaric and hypobaric applications with special emphasis on medical hyperbaric applications. Besides hyperbaric/hypobaric equipment RSI has also been industry leader for providing the breathing simulators used for performance testing of various life support equipment. Included in RSI were most of the key personnel of its predecessor company, Reimers Engineering, Inc (REI).

Sechrist Industries Inc

Company Type: Parent

Sechrist Industries continues to lead the world in all aspects of hyperbaric product development, research and quality manufacturing in the United States.

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