AAMHEI develops a new protocol for the treatment of radio induced lesions

Wednesday October 10th, 2018

Burns are a public health problem. The costs generated are high, so it is necessary to develop diagnostic and treatment guidelines to mitigate the effects on public health. In terms of its incidence worldwide, they can cause the death of up to 265,000 people a year. Burns cause serious injuries to the skin and other tissues, which […]

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(Español) II Jornada sobre la Terapia de Oxigenación Hiperbárica

Thursday August 23rd, 2018

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First scientific meeting SADI- AAMHEI

Tuesday July 3rd, 2018

The first SADI-AAMHEI scientific meeting will be held on July 17 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will take place at the headquarters of the Argentine Infectious Society. There will be an update on “Hyperbaric oxygenation therapy (HBOT) in infectious disease”. The talk will be with Dr. Ana Terusi, coordinator of the SADI Osteoarticular Infections Commission. […]

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The Hospital de Quemados Arturo U. Ilia has a hyperbaric chamber

Monday June 25th, 2018

The hospital of Quemados “Arturo U. Illia” will be the first hospital of the Government of the City of Buenos Aires that has a hyperbaric chamber. The chamber was donated by the company Oxavita SRL, which designs Revitalair technology chambers of national manufacture with an innovative design that allows access to effective hyperbaric treatment in a safer […]

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Monday June 11th, 2018

From June 6th to 8th it was the XVIII International Congress of Phlebology and Lymphology of the Argentine College of Venous and Lymphatic Surgery and the VII International Interuniversity Congress of Advances in Phlebology, Lymphology and Aesthetics, an event that takes place at the Intercontinental Hotel in Buenos Aires. On June 8th Dr. Mariana Cannelloto, […]

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Ministry of Human Development of Formosa and AAMHEI join forces to develop new training days

Friday June 1st, 2018

Dr. José Luis Decima, Minister of Human Development of the Province of Formosa, and Dr. Esteban Estrada, Director of the High-Pressure Committee of the Argentine Association of Hyperbaric Medicine and Research (AAMHEI) evaluated the latest technologies available in the Argentine market 100% national origin with authorization from ANMAT. The objective was to establish a cooperation […]

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The first AAMHEI-AEMHEI meeting was held in Madrid

Thursday May 3rd, 2018

In the context of a dissertation by Dr. Mariana Cannellotto, president of the AAMHEI, on April 20th in Madrid was exposed, among other talks, the scientific evidence of Hyperbaric Oxygenation Therapy (HBOT) in the field of Neurology. Experts in the use of HBOT were invited to present their clinical cases in the treatment of different […]

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AAMHEI brought together health professionals in Bahía Blanca

Monday April 9th, 2018

On april 6th it was held the first Workshop on Normobaric and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in the Assembly Hall of the Hospital Italiano Regional del Sur in Bahía Blanca, Argentina. The workshop was aimed to health professionals, students, nurses, doctors, kinesiologists, biochemists, pharmacists, technicians and bioengineers. It also counted with the organization and the presence of […]

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Tuesday March 20th, 2018

It can be done at any age. It achieves, among other things, regenerate brain tissue and muscle fiber, considerably reducing the rate of amputations. In children of all ages the most common injuries are those caused by traffic, drowning, burns by fire, falls and poisoning. Involuntary trauma is the greatest threat to children of 5 […]

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Thursday March 15th, 2018

On February 20th and 28th it was held the first AAMHEI training so far this year. The meeting took place at the Arturo U Ilia Quemados Hospital, located in Buenos Aires. The event was coordinated by Dr. Mercedes Portas, head of the Department of Plastic Surgery and Coordinator of the Hospital’s Committee of Radiopathology, and brought […]

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Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment in Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Friday February 23rd, 2018

Currently in Argentina the authorization of the application of HBOT in diabetic foot with classification of Wagner 4 and 5 and ulcerative lesions due to the scientific evidence is based on studies with rigid cameras working at 2.5 atm. There is a minimal risk of developing adverse events related to hyperbaria and oxygen toxicity at […]

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(Español) I Cursillo-Taller para Aspirantes a Técnicos en Oxigenoterapia

Thursday February 8th, 2018

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Tuesday January 30th, 2018

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a disease characterized by chronic and generalized musculoskeletal pain of unknown origin, where there are no other diseases or alterations that explain it. FM is a pathology recognized by all international medical organizations and by the WHO since 1992. It is classified with the code M79.7 of the international classification of diseases […]

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Thursday January 25th, 2018

The first works that demonstrate the effectiveness of HBOT as adjuvant in the treatment of burns are from more than 50 years ago in miners treated for carbon monoxide poisoning, where an acceleration in the healing of their burns injuries was evidenced. Since then, efficacy has been proven based on the results obtained through animal […]

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Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatment accompanies the development of Regenerative Medicine

Wednesday January 3rd, 2018

Adult stem cells or progenitor cells (SPCs) exhibit properties similar to embryonic cells and are very promising for the treatment of degenerative disorders. They have been found in many organs and tissues, including brain, bone marrow, peripheral blood, skeletal muscle, skin, teeth, heart, liver, ovarian epithelium and testicles. Adult stem cells usually generate the cell […]

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The history of the Hyperbaric Medicine

Oxygen is the vital element that sustains human life. Every cell of the body needs it to complete the metabolic processes that give life and energy to the organism. Many years ago, studying this natural element, the principle of Hyperbaric Oxygenation was developed, dimensioned from Henry’s Law: “The volume of a gas that dissolves in […]

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Cámara hiperbárica y su aplicación en heridas infectadas por anaerobios

Thursday October 20th, 2016

La Dra. Mariana Cannellotto, Presidente de la Asociación Argentina de Medicina Hiperbárica e Investigación (AAMHEI), disertó sobre la “Cámara hiperbárica y su aplicación en heridas infectadas por anaerobios”, durante el Simposio Universitario de la Úlcera venosa, cicatrización y cura avanzada de heridas, que se desarrolló en el marco del V Congreso Interuniversitario Internacional de Flebología, […]

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Seguridad y eficacia en el Tratamiento del Pie Diabético con Oxigenación Hiperbárica

Friday October 7th, 2016

Introducción La diabetes es la principal causa de amputación no traumática de miembros inferiores. Mundialmente, cada año, se realizan más de 1 millón de amputaciones como consecuencia de esta patología. La Terapia con Oxígeno Hiperbárico (OTH) ha sido propuesta como tratamiento médico para las úlceras de pie diabético. La terapia consiste en someter al paciente […]

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Terapia de Oxigenación Hiperbárica en el Gran Quemado

Thursday October 6th, 2016

Las quemaduras tipo AB o de 2° grado afectan casi la totalidad del espesor de la dermis; la reepitalización de los escasos restos dérmicos intactos es lenta. Modelos experimentales demostraron que la OTH reduce el edema y la extravasación de plasma, previene la progresión de la necrosis, reduce el shock, aumenta la sobrevida, conserva la […]

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Por qué fomentar la investigación en el campo de la medicina hiperbárica

Friday August 5th, 2016

La investigación en salud tiene un gran valor para la sociedad, ya que ayuda a quienes toman decisiones respecto al cuidado de la salud, proporciona información importante acerca de las tendencias de enfermedades y factores de riesgo. Los ensayos clínicos son una herramienta de investigación clave para el avance del conocimiento médico y la atención al […]

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La doctora Mariana Cannellotto presidirá la AAMHEI

Monday July 25th, 2016

Mariana Cannellotto es una médica egresada de la Universidad de Buenos Aires (2001), especializada en clínica enfocada en el estudio del stress oxidativo celular, metabolismo del oxígeno, medicina hiperbárica, estudio y evaluación de oligoelementos, metabolismo del hierro, enzimas antioxidantes y sus cofactores. Especialista en medicina biológica celular y el impacto resultante del desequilibrio de estos factores […]

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Una Asociación para el desarrollo de la Medicina Hiperbárica

Monday July 18th, 2016

La Asociación de Medicina Hiperbárica e Investigación es una organización profesional, científica, sin fines de lucro que se dedica a fomentar la investigación de la medicina hiperbárica y proporciona una plataforma de conocimiento e intercambio de información para mejorar la comunicación y la colaboración internacional. Nace de manera conjunta con médicos de todo el país, […]

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