Navigation Links
Oxygen Therapy Prompts Recovery in Some Stroke Patients
Date:1/22/2013

brain injury.

The study did have one significant limitation in that there was no group that did not receive oxygen therapy for the sake of comparison, Ben-Jacob pointed out.

But another expert noted that the trial followed what is considered the gold standard for assessing how effective a treatment is during a clinical trial. The stroke victims who got the oxygen therapy first were chosen randomly, the treatment regimens were compared going forward in time and other factors that might have influenced the outcome were controlled for, explained Dr. J. Bradley White. He is an assistant professor of neuroscience at Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine and a neurosurgeon with the Texas Brain and Spine Institute in Bryan.

"People will look at this and see they did it the right way," he said. "I think it will garner more attention."

White added that although more studies are needed, he found the findings "exciting and promising."

More information

The U.S. National Library of Medicine has more on hyperbaric oxygen therapy.

SOURCES: Shai Efrati, M.D., faculty member, Tel Aviv University Sackler School of Medicine, and head, Hyperbaric Institute, Assaf-Harofeh Medical Center, Israel; Eschel Ben-Jacob, Ph.D., physicist, School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University and the Sagol School of Neuroscience; Bradley White, M.D., Ph.D., assistant professor, neuroscience, Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, and neurosurgeon, Texas Brain and Spine Institute, Bryan; January 2013 PLoS One


'/>"/>
Copyright©2012 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Benefits of higher oxygen, breathing device persist after infancy
2. Oxygen Treatment May Improve the Odds for Extreme Preemies
3. Oxygen Deprivation in the Womb May Raise ADHD Risk
4. Study finds association between oxygen deprivation before birth and ADHD
5. Should hyperbaric oxygen therapy be used to treat combat-related mild traumatic brain injury?
6. COPD patients experience poorer sleep quality and lower blood oxygen levels
7. Lack of oxygen in cancer cells leads to growth and metastasis
8. New anti-inflammatory drugs pinch off reactive oxygen species at the source
9. Cooling Helps Oxygen-Deprived Newborns: Study
10. Should oxygen be used for patients with chronic heart failure?
11. Oxygen Therapy Slows Type 1 Diabetes in Mice, Study Says
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Oxygen Therapy Prompts Recovery in Some Stroke Patients
(Date:8/29/2015)... ... August 30, 2015 , ... Rio Salado College ... as the college’s Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Information Services. O’Shea, who has ... the college expand its reach and impact through innovative technologies and strategies. , “I ...
(Date:8/29/2015)... ... August 29, 2015 , ... ... two inventors from Miller Place, N.Y. "I specialize in manual therapy, and my ... addition, it can be used for additional muscle dysfunction throughout the body." , ...
(Date:8/29/2015)... ... August 29, 2015 , ... Brands like Toppik , Eau Thermale ... costs. , “Before, a threshold of $49.00 was required to qualify for free standard ... for free standard shipping for customers regardless of the item’s selling price.” , With ...
(Date:8/29/2015)... ... August 29, 2015 , ... ... localized area with stretching, soft tissue manipulation. Platelet rich plasma injections also have ... through research to improve treatment outcomes. This localized treatment seems to address ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... ... August 28, 2015 , ... ... Decatur County Memorial Hospital recently transitioned management companies to partner with Wound Care ... for their outpatient wound center. , Transitioning wound care management providers can ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rio Salado College Appoints New Vice President of Strategic Initiatives and Information Services 2Health News:Inventors and InventHelp Clients Develops Tension Reliever (LGI-1951) 2Health News:TheBeautyPlace.com Discounts Shipping on Select Brands 2Health News:NEW APPROACH for Treatment of Recurrent Hamstring Strains and Hamstring Tendinosis is Available for the First Time in NYC 2Health News:NEW APPROACH for Treatment of Recurrent Hamstring Strains and Hamstring Tendinosis is Available for the First Time in NYC 3Health News:Decatur County Memorial Hospital Transitions Wound Center Management To Wound Care Advantage and the Luvo Operating System 2Health News:Decatur County Memorial Hospital Transitions Wound Center Management To Wound Care Advantage and the Luvo Operating System 3Health News:Decatur County Memorial Hospital Transitions Wound Center Management To Wound Care Advantage and the Luvo Operating System 4
... School of Medicine (BUSM) have shown that patients ... of their degree of adherence to antihypertensive medications. ... Hypertension could have an immediate impact ... held assumption. The BUSM researchers studied ...
... for PCV-7 vaccine supported by study findings , TUESDAY, ... will be relieved by new findings that show a ... against pneumonia and other infections. , The current recommended ... of three primary doses before the age of 6 ...
... women more likely to die, but questions remain , TUESDAY, ... cancer outcomes, with black women more likely to die from ... new research shows. , , For a quarter of a ... in certain cancers. The racial disparity "first emerged about 25 ...
... Texas, July 7 Perot Systems (NYSE: PER ... case studies highlighting the success of several of its healthcare ... process solutions. The videos feature the Perot Systems clients ... Pilgrim Health Care , and Northern Arizona Healthcare . ...
... ... a New Century (The Collaboration) announced today the availability of a ... savingsdrugcard.com provides a free drug card that will help all Arizonans ... card by visiting http://www.SavingsDrugCard.com and can immediately start saving ...
... suggests proton pump inhibitors could aggravate acid trouble , TUESDAY, ... heartburn and acid reflux may actually cause heartburn. , A ... found that treatment with a proton pump inhibitor (PPI) actually ... took the medication for eight weeks. , Although the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Intensive management can improve blood pressure in non-adherent hypertensive patients 2Health News:Fewer Shots Could Still Protect Kids From Pneumonia 2Health News:New Clues to Race Gap in Breast Cancer Outcomes 2Health News:New Clues to Race Gap in Breast Cancer Outcomes 3Health News:Video: Perot Systems Unveils Series of Healthcare Video Case Studies 2Health News:Popular Prescription Drug Discount Card Now Available in Arizona Online 2Health News:Popular Prescription Drug Discount Card Now Available in Arizona Online 3Health News:Heartburn Drugs May Contribute to the Problem 2Health News:Heartburn Drugs May Contribute to the Problem 3
(Date:8/28/2015)... -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jq34zf/investigation ... Report on China,s Tobramycin Market, 2010-2019" report to ... whose eye drop and ointment are the most common ... inflammation caused by eye infection. Currently, dozens of enterprises ... produce tobramycin, among which the Top 5 are s.a. ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... , Aug. 28, 2015 ... announced the addition of the "Investigation Report ... their offering. Developed by AstraZeneca plc, ... an important drug for the treatment of schizophrenia. ... quetiapine was listed in the Catalogue of Drugs ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sqh7xc/investigation ) ... on China,s Ranibizumab Market, 2012-2019" report to their ... by CFDA to treat wet age- related macular degeneration ... Novartis, is available in the Chinese market. However, in ... the treatment of wet AMD in China ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Investigation Report on China's Tobramycin Market, 2015-2019 2China Quetiapine Market Investigation Report 2010-2019 2Investigation Report on China's Ranibizumab Market, 2012-2019 2
... IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: IRIX ) today announced that it ... closes on Thursday, November 3, 2011.  In ... with the investment community at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time ... to discuss the results of the quarter and other business developments. ...
... A potentially groundbreaking approach to predicting cancer patient ... electronic version of Science Magazine.  The paper describing the ... Letai and colleagues at Boston,s Dana Farber Cancer Institute. ... of the cancer cell to respond to chemotherapies. This ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Groundbreaking Approach to Predicting Cancer Patients' Response to Treatment Featured in Science Magazine 2
The OX-2 is configured asstandalone or handheld unit, designed for hospital, transport and home use....
... Radical can operate in two additional ... be removed, creating a fully featured handheld ... also be used to upgrade existing equipment ... additinal hardware or software upgrades to improve ...
... technology is the first and ... patented digital sensor all ... sensor. Dolphin ONE™ sensors both ... in the sensor, resulting in ...
... Oil is a clear, colorless oil ... of the UV-VIS spectrum. Resolve is ... viscosity, is non-drying and non-hardening, and ... Resolve contains no PCBs, eliminating toxicity ...
Medicine Products: