Efficacy of Combination Treatment by using Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy and Prostaglandin E1 for Cervical Spondylosis
高気圧酸素とプロスタグランディン E1 製剤を併用した変形性頚椎症に対する保存的療法の有効性

Shunji Asamoto, Hiroyuki Sugiyama, Hiroshi Doi, Masataka Iida, Takehiko Nagao, Nobusuke Kobayashi, Munetaka Hayashi, Yukio Ikeda
2002 Spinal Surgery  
In patients with cervical spondylosis for which surgical intervention was distinctly indic 飢 ed but no such measures were taken due to certain reasons , a combination treatment using hyperbaric oxygen ( ref 巳 rred to as HBO below ) therapy and prostaglandin E1 ( referred to as PGEI below) was performed with good results , Subjects and Methods : Ten cases of cervical spondylosis with distinct indication f( )r surgical intervention in our hospital were enrolled in this study , Five out of lOcases
more » ... received a combjnation treatment with HBO therapy and PGEl ( referred to as the H − P group below)and 5 cases received HBO therapy alone ( H group) . All cases had myelopathy . The male to female ratio was 7 : 3and the patients ' ages ranged from 50 to 80 years old , As fc ) r the neur { 〕logical findings , the
doi:10.2531/spinalsurg.16.39 fatcat:hlbok7moqfgizlzpwqvjn5fcfm