hyperbaric chamber

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hyperbaric chamber

[¦hī·pər¦bar·ik ′chām·bər]
(engineering)
A specially equipped pressure vessel used in medicine and physiological research to administer oxygen at elevated pressures.
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In bringing the distressed diver to the surface, four divers in the group ascended faster than normal and as a result have been taken to a recompression chamber for treatment.
The doctor hustled her into a recompression chamber.
He was taken to a recompression chamber at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle but it was closed for the weekend and he was transferred to another owned by Northumbria Police, temporarily at Sunderland.
Treatment is by hyperbaric oxygen therapy in a recompression chamber.
They coordinated on dive planning and also gained hands-on experience with the recompression chamber to treat dive-related illnesses.
Lloyds TSB Insurance refused to pay out his insurance while he was treated in a recompression chamber in an Egyptian hospital in Marsa Alam for three weeks at a cost of pounds 2,000 a day.
For two hours, crewmen tried without success to revive these people with CPR in Grayback's recompression chamber.
Tenders are invited for Provn Of Airconditioning For Integrated Recompression Chamber At Diving School Kochi
I found myself on another flight in the recompression chamber to reverse the effects I had suffered.