Benefits of HBOT for Stroke
January 31, 2013
oxygen therapy at Jupiter Medical Center helps stroke victim
January 23, 2013
Chamber Can Boost Brain Repair Years After Stroke or Trauma
Publication of a major study
by Dr Shai Efrati in PLoS ONE
oxygen induces late neuroplasticity in Post-stroke (CVA) and
Video of his conference:
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''Hyperbaric Therapy can lead
neurological improvements in post stroke and TBI patients even
at late chronic stages.''
''The observed clinical improvements
imply that neuroplasticity can still be activated long after
damage onset in regions where there is a brain SPECT/CT (anatomy/physiology)
1.3 ATA with ambient air (21%
oxygen) is not a placebo:
''In many clinical trials,
1.3 is considered as placebo; this is not placebo, it increase
the oxygen in the tissue by more than 50%. This is a dose effect.''
14m20s into the
About Dr. Shai Efrati:
Dr. Efrati is President of the Israel Society of Hyperbaric and
Diving Medicine (ISHDM), and is currently a senior physician
and Director of Research and Development of the Assaf
Harofeh Medical Center - Institute of Hyperbaric Medicine.
Dr. Efrati specializes in internal medicine and in hyperbaric
medicine and has many years of research experience.
Schedule of the Conference presented
in Israel in November 2012