LIVE STREAMING of the 2018 Annual Scientific Meeting

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JUNE 28 - 30, 2018

NEW this year...

We will be live streaming our 2018 UHMS Annual Scientific Meeting. Each day will be broken down in two sessions, morning and afternoon (Note there will be breaks within the session time frame).  Once you register, you will be sent a Webex invite with instructions to include a unique login for each individual session you register for. Participants will be required to download the Webex application onto their device.  Participants will need a computer with internet connection and speakers so they can listen to the audio (most laptops and tablets have built-in speakers). You will be required to complete an evaluation upon completion of the entire program to receive CME/CEU credits for your participation.

The full schedule can be viewed here:  PDF of SCHEDULE

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https://www.uhms.org/2018-uhms-annual-scientific-meeting-live-stream
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TBI PROGRESS REPORT A NEW PAPER ON HYPERBARIC OXYGEN THERAPY FOR TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY HAS BEEN PUBLISHED

The Department of Defense-sponsored clinical trial on hyperbaric oxygen for mild traumatic brain injury has yielded promising findings for future research.

The Emmes Corporation of Rockville, Maryland, recently announced that scientists and health professionals from Emmes; LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah; Lovelace Biomedical Environmental Research Institute in Albuquerque, New Mexico; and the U.S. Army Medical and Materiel Development Activity at Fort Detrick, Maryland, have completed a multiyear clinical trial testing hyperbaric oxygen as an intervention for U.S. military service members who have suffered mild traumatic brain injuries with persistent symptoms.

Eleven researchers, as well as members of the study team, collaborated to write a paper that summarized these most recent comprehensive findings in the series of studies. ‘Hyperbaric oxygen for post-concussive symptoms in United States military service members: a randomized clinical trial’ was published in March-April 2018 issue of Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine, the bimonthly member publication of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society

The Department of Defense-sponsored study included both active-duty soldiers and veterans in the military who suffered from mild traumatic brain injuries.

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