Archive for December 16, 2014
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy is an FDA-approved method for relieving the symptoms of chronic regional pain disorders. Patients who suffer from these types of disorders are immersed in a high-pressure chamber that provides greater oxygen availability, at an increased pressure. This treatment can relieve symptoms for a variety of chronic regional pain disorders, including Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, Lyme Disease, radiation necrosis, and more. Hyperbaric oxygen chamber therapy generally lasts about two hours, during which most patients relax comfortably.
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) is a chronic regional pain disorder that causes muscle atrop