hyperbaric medicine

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

hy·per·bar·ic med·i·cine

the medicinal use of high barometric pressure, usually in specially constructed chambers, to increase oxygen content of blood and tissues.
References in periodicals archive ?
employed in the field of diving and hyperbaric medicine for between 2 and 10 years (38/49, or 77.
Reported by: NB Hampson, MD, Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington.
As of 2005, the American Board of Hyperbaric Medicine (ABHM) is affiliated with the American Boards of Physician Specialties, which is one of the nation's largest recognized physician multi-specialty certifying bodies, providing board certification to both allopathic (M.
These facilities are one of the 52 nationally accredited centers that provide a level of professionalism that is exemplary and clearly in conformity with the best safety and treatment standards in hyperbaric medicine, says Dr.
The staff at David Grant Medical Center's hyperbaric medicine flight has a knack for problem solving.
area - and among only a handful across the country - to offer hyperbaric medicine to cosmetic surgery patients.
Rubin, MD is Attending Physician, Daniel Freeman Memorial Hospital Wound Care Center, Inglewood, CA, and is a Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Consultant with Medical Horizons Unlimited[TM], San Antonio, TX.
Myers, who keeps a registry for the Undersea Medical Society and is director of hyperbaric medicine at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, there were 37 functional chambers.
Centra also includes residential and outpatient mental health facilities, home health and hospice programs, and mammography, sleep disorders, wound care and hyperbaric medicine centers.
The Center for Wound Management and Hyperbaric Medicine at Olympia Medical Center celebrated its 10th year anniversary on May 10th 2017 with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
The chambers are part of the Hodgman Liberal Government's $12 million investment in hyperbaric medicine as part of the $689 million RHH Redevelopment.
A chamber is housed at the Hospitalia by Yara in Budaiya under the supervision of senior hyperbaric medicine specialist Dr Dusko Micevic who has more than 30 years medical experience in the field.