Hyperbary – the common roots of treatment of people and exploration of sea depths

Elevated ambient pressure is inseparable from exploration of sea depths.The first attempts to design underwater devices almost immediately followed the construction of vehicles to navigate the sea surface. However, it took decades to design a land-based model of hyperbaric conditions and apply them for the treatment of various diseases. Nowadays, hyperbaric therapy is a recognized therapeutic method, which enables the treatment of diving and other underwater accidents. Thanks to long-standing technological advances, medicine and exploration of sea depths have met.

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