Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy is based on the simple concept that oxygen can be used therapeutically for a wide range of conditions where tissues have been damaged by oxygen deprivation. Logically, restoring that oxygen will restore the lost functions. It may seem too good to be true, but this revolutionary guide shows how HBOT can help treat tens of millions of people who suffer from brain injury or disease.
Paul G. Harch, M.D., is a hyperbaric medicine, diving, and emergency medicine physician who is a Diplomate of the American Board of Hyperbaric Medicine. The first President of the International Hyperbaric Medical Association and a semi-finalist for the National Institutes of Health Director s Pioneer Award, he has seen the positive effects of HBOT firsthand through the treatment of family members with stroke, dementia, and learning disability. A graduate of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Director of the Louisiana State University School of Medicine s Woundcare and Hyperbaric Medicine Department, Dr. Harch currently divides his time between international consulting, lecturing, and his practice and research in the New Orleans area. Visit him at www.HBOT.com. Virginia McCullough is the author of many books, including "Coping with Chemotherapy" "and Radiation" (with Daniel Cukier, et al) and "Testing and Your Child." A native of Chicago, she currently lives in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Visit her at www.virginiamccullough.com."