Clinical utility of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in dentistry

Thorakkal Shamim
  • Medical Gas Research, January 2018, Medknow
  • DOI: 10.4103/2045-9912.235140

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in dentistry

What is it about?

This letter discusses the clinical utility of hyperbaric oxygen therapy in dentistry.

Why is it important?

This letter discusses recent studies done on necrotizing fasciitis, wound dehiscence after intraoral bone grafting in the nonirradiated patients, osteoradionecrosis of mandible and oral submucous fibrosis in relation with clinical utility of hyperbaric oxygen therapy.

Perspectives

Dr Thorakkal Shamim
government Taluk Head Quarters Hospital Malappuram

This letter may add insight to dental research related to clinical utility of hyperbaric oxygen therapy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4103/2045-9912.235140

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