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Indications for Using Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Reimplantation Surgery

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Infectious Diseases

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Description:

Hyperbaric oxygenation therapy can be useful during limb reimplantation or other reconstructive procedures following trauma. Distal perfusion may be poor due to edema, microthrombi and other factors. Hyperbaric oxygen can provide sufficient oxygen delivery to the tissues until an adequate circulation can be restored.

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