Along with the technological development there are now many medical services to speed up patient’s recovery. One of them is Hyperbaric Therapy, a therapy that combines the use of 100% oxygen with pressure above 1 Absolute Atmosphere in a Hyperbaric Chamber.
Initially, hyperbaric therapy was used to treat diving accident patients with decompression illness, where the symptoms appeared were the body feels weak, dizzy to shortness of breath. This condition arises when the body feels changes in water or air pressure quickly, so the nitrogen in the blood forms bubbles that caused blood flow clogged and the nervous system that cause serious conditions leading to death.
Hyperbaric therapy has proven effective in helping to cure a number of diseases, especially related to the restructuring of damaged body cells. Seeing the very wide use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in healing various diseases, this treatment service cannot be ignored.
Therefor, in order to answer the needs of the community, especially in Bali, which is often visited by divers from various regions and countries, Kasih Ibu Hospital Saba now has HBOT or Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy services.