29 Nov '17, 3pm

Just out: VA to provide hyperbaric oxygen therapy to some vets with chronic PTSD

As health-care leaders interested in innovative approaches to care, the VA Center for Compassionate Innovation (CCI) is facilitating use of HBOT for a subset of Veterans who have noticed no decrease of symptoms after receiving at least two evidenced-based treatments. CCI uses innovative approaches to treat conditions where traditional methods have been unsuccessful. VA will monitor the HBOT clinical demonstration project and the HBOT research study to help inform the potential for HBOT usage to treat a larger number of Veterans with PTSD.

Full article: https://www.va.gov/opa/pressrel/pressrelease.cfm?id=3978

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