Sports Injuries

In recent years, professional and college teams have started using hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO 2 ) to treat sports injuries. From muscle contusions and ankle sprains to delayed-onset muscle soreness, HBO 2 has been used to facilitate soft-tissue healing

How Can Hyperbaric Oxygen Contribute to Treatment?
J. Scott Delaney, MD; D. L. Montgomery, PhD
THE PHYSICIAN AND SPORTSMEDICINE - VOL 29 - NO. 3 - MARCH 2001


The Hyperbaric chamber allows the athlete to recover more quickly and improves general health, which leads to greater physical performance. In a study involving soccer players in Scotland, the time it takes to recover from joint, muscle, ligament, tendon, and other types of injuries was reduced by 70% when the players were treated with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in addition to physiotherapy.

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Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Sports Injuries !!!
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