A novel method in the treatment of pulmonary contusion: hyperbaric oxygen, an experimental study


Yiyit N., TÜRÜT H. , Isitmangil T., Ipcioglu O. M. , Uzun G., Berber U., ...More

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.20, no.4, pp.875-882, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tgkdc.dergisi.2012.169
  • Title of Journal : TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.875-882

Abstract

Background: In this study, the effects of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) -which was previously shown to have positive effects on different issues- on pulmonary contusion (PC) and the pathophysiological mechanisms of HBO which act on unilateral PC.