October 21, 2015 | by Dr. Carol Henricks Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy ( HBOT ) is the standard of care treatment for traumatic brain injury ( TBI ) / military blast injury in Israel. The citizens and the military in Israel have been exposed to blast after blast explosion throughout their history, and …
Alternative Treatment For PTSD, TBI Stirs Debate
VFW Magazine, February 2016, by Janie Blankenship While hyperbaric oxygen therapy has proven effective in treating some veterans, others say it’s bogus.In Ohio, several vets have found relief thanks to the generosity of a VFW charitable foundation there. Click here to view the entire news story…go to page 20.
Signature Wounding: The Silent Epidemic and Legacy of Military Service
by Thomas M. Fox Signature Wounding: The Silent Epidemic and Legacy of Military Service was presented to the 2nd International Conference on HBOT and the Brain at the request of the chairman of the organizing committee. The conference sponsored by the Israeli Society for Hyperbaric Medicine
OK, Doc . . . What Do I Really Have? Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Versus Traumatic Brain Injury
by Xavier A. Figueroa, PhD; James K. Wright, MD Introduction: PTSD1,2 and TBI3–5 have been part of medicine and war since recorded history. The major difference between preindustrial military campaigns and those that have occurred within the last 150 years has been one of scale and the increase in the …