Israeli scientists from Tel Aviv University and Shamir Medical Center have been able to successfully relieve the symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in war veterans using hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
About This is reported by the press service of the educational institution.
It is specified that veterans of the Israel Defense Forces suffering from PTSD participated in the clinical trials. According to the research results, their method of treatment showed a significant improvement in the condition of the subjects.
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy – a method of saturating a patient with oxygen under high pressure for therapeutic purposes, carried out in hyperbaric pressure chambers. This therapy is already used in a number of diseases.