Posts Tagged "brain injury"

Hyperbaric oxygen benefits children with brain injury

Posted on Jan 2, 2008 in Health Optimization

Clinical Psychiatry News, Jan, 2007 by Damian McNamaraE-mail Print Link FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. — Hyperbaric oxygen therapy improves cognitive and social function in children with chronic brain injury, according to a study presented at a symposium on hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Daily living, socialization, communication, and motor skills significantly improved for 21 children treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), compared with 21 brain-injured patients who received standard therapy. Researchers included a third group of 21 healthy children to control for normal growth and...

Read More