3 hyperbaric oxygen treatments reduced cognitive sequelae of acute carbon monoxide poisoning
- Delayed hyperbaric oxygen treatment for acute carbon monoxide poisoning. Ziser, Avishai; Shupak, Avi; Halpern, Pinhas; Gozal, David; Melamed, Yehuda // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);10/13/1984, Vol. 289 Issue 6450, p960
Examines the delayed hyperbaric oxygen treatment for acute carbon monoxide poisoning in Great Britain. Determination of carboxyhemoglobin concentrations; Exclusion of oxygen from cytochrome oxydase; Dissolution of carbon monoxide in the blood.
- Hyperbaric oxygen in carbon monoxide poisoning. Weaver, Lindell K. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);10/23/99, Vol. 319 Issue 7217, p1083
Discusses the role of hyperbaric oxygen in carbon monoxide poisoning. Physiologic effects of carbon monoxide; Theoretical benefits of hyperbaric oxygen; View regarding the prevention of carbon monoxide poisoning.
- COMMENTARY. Pitts, Stephen // Evidence Based Medicine;May2003, p87
The author discusses aspects of neuropsychological sequelae from carbon monoxide poisoning wherein he thinks that hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) is effective in reducing cognitive complications based on dose and timing.
- Delayed hyperbaric oxygen treatment after acute carbon monoxide poisoning. Spagnolo, F.; Costa, M.; Impellizzeri, M.; Cardamone, R.; Falautano, M.; Martinelli, V.; Comi, G.; Volonté, M. A. // Journal of Neurology;Aug2011, Vol. 258 Issue 8, p1553
A letter to the editor is presented which discusses the use of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) therapy for the treatment of a 62-year-old man, who was diagnosed with acute carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning.
- Karbonmonoksit Zehirlenmesine BaÄŸlÄ± Bir GeÃ§ Ensefalopati Olgusunda NÃ¶ropsikiyatrik Bulgular. Sargın, Emre; Dönmez, Hava; örsel, Sibel; Yoldaş, Tahir Kurtuluş // Klinik Psikofarmakoloji Bulteni;Mar2009 Supplement, Vol. 19, pS105
Carbon monoxide (CO) intoxication can be a deadly condition and it is a very common public health problem in Turkey due to coal stoves that are used in winter at homes. Carbon monoxide intoxication is the reason in more than half of the deaths due to intoxications in Turkey. It is very likely to...
- Fire and ice: diagnosis of carbon monoxide poisoning in a remote environment. Crawford, D. M.; Hampson, N. B. // Emergency Medicine Journal;Apr2008, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p235
The article describes how a 33-year-old seaman who suffered carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning on a British Navy submarine under the Polar ice cap was saved by a non-invasive pulse CO oximeter. With rapid confirmation of the sailor's status by an oximeter, the sailor was treated with high-flow...
- Carbon Monoxide Poisoning. Ernst, Armin; Zibrak, Joseph D. // New England Journal of Medicine;11/26/98, Vol. 339 Issue 22, p1603
Discusses several aspects of carbon monoxide poisoning in the United States. Sources of carbon monoxide poisoning; Toxicity which involves both tissue hypoxia and direct carbon monoxide-mediated cell damage; Deaths from carbon monoxide in motor vehicle exhaust fumes; Clinical signs and symptoms;...
- Hyperventilation with Maintenance of Isocapnia. An â€œOld Newâ€ Method in Carbon Monoxide Intoxication. Sein Anand, Jacek; Schetz, Daria; Waldman, Wojciech; Wiśniewski, Marek // PLoS ONE;1/20/2017, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1
Introduction: Exposure to carbon monoxide (CO) is among the most common causes of acute and chronic poisonings worldwide. The crucial point of treatment of such acute poisonings is to eliminate CO from the body as fast as possible. There are currently two approaches to the management of the CO...
- Carbon monoxide poisoning. Wu, Peter E.; Juurlink, David N. // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/13/2014, Vol. 186 Issue 8, p611
The article provides information on the treatment of carbon monoxide poisoning. Topics covered include the toxicity of carbon monoxide, the signs and symptoms of carbon dioxide poisoning to check in making a diagnosis, and the lack of evidence on the effectiveness of hyperbaric oxygen (HBO)...