By 2030, at least 550 million people will have diabetes- approximately 10% of the world's adult population.

- International Diabetes Federation, 2011

Diabetes kills more people annually than breast cancer and AIDS combined.

- American Diabetes Association, 2009

60-70% of those with diabetes will develop peripheral neuropathy, or lose sensation in their feet.

- Dyck et al. Diabetic Neuropathy 1999

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    HBOT in DFU Treatment: Pressure still on to find compelling evidence for widespread use

    October 20, 2017

    Anna Kitabjian, RN, MSN October 16, 2017   Efficacy of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Diabetic Foot Ulcers Share this content: facebook twitter linkedin google Email Print Researchers evaluated the efficacy and safety profile of using hyperbaric oxygen therapy for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers. The use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers may not result in a difference in outcomes when compared with standard therapy (ST), according to a study published by Clinical Therapeutics….

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    PICU Liber8: Dr. Karen Choong and HHS PICU Team set innovative PICU programme free

    September 6, 2017

    After 2 years of hard work, my brilliant wife, Prof. Karen Choong and her outstanding PICU team at McMaster University Children's Hospital have launched PICU LIBER8, an innovative PICU programme aimed at improving outcomes and reducing PICU morbidity. It will change the way we treat our critically ill children in the years to come. Enjoy! P  

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