Portable Hyperbaric Chamber


Portable Hyperbaric Chamber, Gamow Bag

  • Indications
  1. High Altitude Sickness field treatment
  • Mechanism
  1. Designed via training high performance athletes
    1. Allows athletes to simulate sea level training
  2. Pumps air into bag to simulate lower altitude
  • Protocol
  1. Pump Gamow Bag to 2 PSI
  2. Patient remains in bag for 1-2 hours pre-descent
  3. Descend as rapidly as possible