The Database of Randomised Controlled Trials in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine

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Welcome to the HBO Evidence pages. Here you will find short critical appraisals of all (well, as many as we can find) randomised controlled trials and systematic reviews in both diving and hyperbaric medicine. These appraisals are classified into disease categories and present the evidence in a standard way to enable rapid and meaningful comparisons between trials.

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Pages written and maintained by The HBOE Working Group. This site is freely available to the public and professionals alike.If you want to become a member with access to editing rights for the site, please contact me personally at the e-mail below.


Associate Professor Michael Bennett, Prince of Wales Clinical School, Sydney m.bennett@unsw.edu.au








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We are always on the lookout for new trials or those we may have missed. If you know of any (human) RCTs in this area please contact us at m.bennett@unsw.edu.au
Evidence link: to evidence-based review of many HBOT indications (MD thesis of Mike Bennett)

Latest CATS:
Just appraised: Recompression on oxygen reduces doppler bubble counts (Blatteau 2009). Proof of successful blinding to pressure and oxygen Weaver 2012. Esposito 2013 - a systematic review of RCTs on HBOT to improve the outcome from osseointegrated dental implants. Another brick in the preconditioning wall AND Cifu 2014 -more evidence to fuel the mild TBI and placebo effect argument.


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Papers awaiting appraisal: A list of published RCTs we have not got around to yet (take that as an invitation!).
Contributors to HBO Evidence appraisals in alphabetical order. Our thanks to all:


Mike AdamsMike BennettTobias CibisAntonia EdgeAbigail FynnSean HopsonShamani SinghamDanielle WoodVincenzo Zanon


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Whither 2017?
Dates TBAThe South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society Annual Scientific Meeting will be held Bali at the Rama Candidasa. For all details go to www.spums.org.au .


The UHMS ASM 2017 (50th anniversary) will be held in Naples Florida from June 29th to July 1st . Details at UHMS web site


The European Undersea and Baromedical Society ASM 2016 is scheduled for Geneva Switzerland from 13th to 16th September. Details at http://www.eubs2016.com/

The International Congress on Hyperbaric Medicine is on again in 2017, This time we are in Croatia. Details on the ICHM web site



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