Hyperbaric oxygen treatment in thromboangiitis obliterans: a retrospective clinical audit


Hemsinli D., ALTUN G. , Kaplan S. T. , Yildirim F., Cebi G.

DIVING AND HYPERBARIC MEDICINE, vol.48, no.1, pp.31-35, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.28920/dhm48.1.31-35
  • Title of Journal : DIVING AND HYPERBARIC MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.31-35

Abstract

Introduction: Wounds refractory to standard treatment in patients with thromboangiitis obliterans (TAO, Buerger's disease) are associated with amputation, other morbidity and mortality. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of hyperbaric oxygen treatment (HBOT) in patients with TAO.