How many hyperbaric oxygen treatments will I need?

You may require several treatments. The number will depend on your specific problem and response to therapy.

  • Emergency conditions are generally treated with 1 to 10 treatments during the first week.
  • Long-standing infections and other wounds may need 20 to 60 treatments over the course of several weeks.
  • Patients in the hospital will receive treatments once or twice daily.
  • Outpatients will be treated once daily, five days per week.

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