- Hyperbaric O2 accelerates healing.
- Treatments should continue until healing is complete.
- Healing action begins at the capillary tips.
Saturday, August 1, 2009
The New Math: HBOT For Chronic Wounds
There's something pleasingly pure about arithmetic. And it's a whole lot cheaper than a clinical trial. A new paper in PLoS Computational Biology looks at the numbers behind the healing of nonhealing chronic wounds, especially limb- and life-threatening diabetic leg ulcers. It's not light reading. In short, the authors find: