Oxigenoterapia Hiperbarica para ayudar con La Embolia Gaseosa Aérea

¿CON QUE PUEDE AYUDAR LA CÁMARA HIPERBÁRICA CON LA EMBOLIA GASEOSA AEREA?

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cuando burbujas de aire ingresan al torrente sanguíneo. Los beneficios de la TOHB usando presiones arriba de 2.0 ATA  incluyen:

  1. Reducción del tamaño de las burbujas: La TOHB puede ayudar a reducir el tamaño de las burbujas de aire en la sangre, lo que disminuye el riesgo de obstrucción de los vasos sanguíneos y lesiones en órganos vitales.

  2. Aumento de la presión parcial de oxígeno: La TOHB proporciona altas concentraciones de oxígeno bajo presión, lo que favorece la eliminación de nitrógeno de las burbujas de aire en el cuerpo, reduciendo así su tamaño.

  3. Mejora la oxigenación de tejidos: La oxigenación mejorada de los tejidos afectados ayuda a prevenir daños a órganos y tejidos, como el cerebro o el corazón.

  4. Reducción de la inflamación: La TOHB puede reducir la respuesta inflamatoria causada por la presencia de burbujas de aire en el sistema circulatorio.

  5. Apoyo a la función cardiovascular: Ayuda a mantener una circulación adecuada y reduce el riesgo de insuficiencia cardíaca.

  6. Mejora del pronóstico: La TOHB temprana y adecuada puede mejorar significativamente el pronóstico de una persona afectada por una embolia gaseosa aérea.

  7. Tratamiento de emergencia: La TOHB se utiliza a menudo como parte de un tratamiento de emergencia en situaciones críticas de embolia gaseosa aérea, como en el caso de accidentes de buceo o cirugías.

LA TERAPIA HIPERBARICA

El embolismo aéreo o gaseoso es la obstrucción de un vaso sanguíneo por aire u otro gas, comúnmente asociado a lesiones de buceo. Esta es una situación de emergencia potencialmente mortal. Si la burbuja de aire no se recomprime en una cámara hiperbárica en pocos minutos, puede causar la formación de un coágulo y complicaciones adicionales. El embolismo aéreo agudo es una indicación aprobada por la UHMS (Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society) para la terapia de oxígeno hiperbárico (TOHB).

No somos una clínica de emergencia médica y por lo tanto no se puede tratar adecuadamente un embolismo aéreo o gaseoso agudo. Sin embargo, después de recibir tratamiento en una instalación médica, y tras una evaluación, se puede administrar TOHB para abordar las complicaciones crónicas secundarias asociadas con este tipo de embolismo.

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CÓMO SIRVE LA TERAPIA EN CÁMARA HIPERBÁRICA PARA EMBOLISMO AEREO

Mas detallado con estudios de soporte

Chapter 1: Hyperbaric Treatment of Air or Gas Embolism: Current Recommendations
Richard E. Moon MD
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