(860) 714-3010 

Monday through Friday
7:30AM - 4PM

The Center for Advanced Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine
at Saint Francis

500 Blue Hills Avenue
Hartford, Connecticut 06112
(860) 714-3010
Fax: (860) 714-8592

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Overview of Hyperbaric Oxygen
Hyperbaric Oxygen – Its Mechanisms and Efficacy Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Stephen R. Thom, January 2011- Volume 127 - Issue - pp 142S-143S 

Hyperbaric Oxygen: Its Uses, Mechanisms of Action and Outcomes A.L. Gill and C.N.A. Bell. QJM (2004) 97 (7):385-395. 

Diabetic Foot Wounds
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Facilitates Healing of Chronic Foot Ulcers in Patients With Diabetes M. Lvndahl, P. Katzman, A. Nelsson, C. Hammarlund. Diabetes Care, 2010 May;33(5):998-1003. 

Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy in treatment of diabetic foot ulcers Long-term follow-up M. Kalani, G. Jvrneskog, N. Naderi, F. Lind, K. Brismar. Journal of Diabetes and Its Complications, 16 (2002) 153–158 

Late Effects of Radiation 
Prospective Assessment of Outcomes in 411Patients Treated With Hyperbaric Oxygen for Chronic Radiation Tissue Injury NB Hampson, JR Holm, CE Wreford-Brown, J Feldmeier. Cancer,  August 1, 2012 

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Late Radiation Tissue Injury in Gynecologic Malignancies P Craighead, MA Shea-Budgell, JNation, R Esmail, AW Evans, M Parliament, TK Oliver, NA Hagen. Current Oncology, 2011 October; 18(5): 220–227. 

Sternal Infection and Osteomyelitis
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy as an Adjunctive Treatment for Sternal Infection and Osteomyelitis After Sternotomy and Cardiothoracic Surgery WK Yu, YW Chen, HG Shie, TC Lien, HK Kao, JH Wang. Cardiothoracic Surgery 2011, 6:141.  

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in the Treatment of Chronic Refractory Osteomyelitis: A Preliminary ReportChin-En Chen, MD; Shu-Tai Shih, MD; Te-Hu Fu, MD; Jun-Wen Wang, MD; Ching-Jen Wang, MD. Chang Gung Med J Vol. 26 No. 2 February 2003