Patients who meet inclusion criteria will be randomized into treatment vs control group. Treatment groups will undergo Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) and compared to the control group.
After enrollment, patients will be randomized into treatment vs control group. Both populations will receive the same inpatient medical treatment. All patients in the treatment group will undergo hyperbaric oxygen therapy under the same treatment protocol. After completion of the treatment protocol, specific study endpoints will be compared between the treatment and control groups.
Device: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy delivered at a specific uniformed pressure and duration.
- Adult inpatients >18 years old
- Positive PCR COVID-19 testing
- CT evidence of interstitial opacity
- Oxygen saturation
Ochsner Medical Center
New Orleans, Louisiana, 70121
Jeffery S Kuo, MD
Ochsner Health System