This article discussed the use of hyperbaric oxygen in the treatment of chronic osteomyelitis, osteoradionecrosis, and nonhealing wounds. The fabrication of custom-fitted oxygen applicators is presented, and specific recommendations are made for their use. The prosthodontist serves as a valuable member of the hyperbaric treatment team. His professional knowledge and technical expertise allow him to construct treatment applicators which are professionally sound and provide comfort for the patient.
Young, Bump, , , , , , , (1978). Hyperbaric oxygenation: prosthodontic responsibilities. The Journal of prosthetic dentistry, 1978 Jan;39(1):100-5. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/271717