Brain Research



Post Stroke – TBI – Concussion

  • Efrati S, Fishlev G, Bechor Y, Volkov O, Bergan J, Kliakhandler K, et al. (2013) Hyperbaric Oxygen Induces Late Neuroplasticity in Post Stroke Patients – Randomized, Prospective Trial. PLoS ONE 8(1): e53716.


  • Boussi-Gross R, Golan H, Fishlev G, Bechor Y, Volkov O, Bergan J, et al. (2013) Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Can Improve Post Concussion Syndrome Years after Mild Traumatic Brain Injury – Randomized Prospective Trial. PLoS ONE 8(11): e79995.


  • Neurol Res Int. 2018 Oct 9;2018:3172679. doi: 10.1155/2018/3172679. eCollection 2018.


  • Boussi-Gross, R., Golan, H., Volkov, O., Bechor, Y., Hoofien, D., Schnaider Beeri, M., Ben-Jacob, E., & Efrati, S. (2014, November 10). Improvement of Memory Impairments in Poststroke Patients by Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Neuropsychology. Advance online publication.


  • Neuroimmunomodulation. 2016;23(2):122-9. doi: 10.1159/000445689. Epub 2016 May 24.


Cerebral Palsy

  • Shai Efrati, Eshel Ben-Jacob, UHM 2014, Vol. 41, No. 2 – HBO2 for Treatment Of Cerebral Palsy: Editorial perspective How and why hyperbaric oxygen therapy can bring new hope for children suffering from cerebral palsy – An editorial perspective


Brain Metabolism

  • Front Integr Neurosci. 2017 Sep 27;11:25. doi: 10.3389/fnint.2017.00025. eCollection 2017.

  • Xinwang, Yingab, Wenzhan, Tuab, Hyperbaric oxygen therapy reduces apoptosis and dendritic/synaptic degeneration via the BDNF/TrkB signaling pathways in SCI rats. Life Sciences, Volume 229, 15 July 2019, Pages 187-199

  • Med Gas Res. 2019 Jan 9;8(4):181-184. doi: 10.4103/2045-9912.248271. eCollection 2018 Oct-Dec.

  • PLoS One. 2017 May 23;12(5):e0178182. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0178182. eCollection 2017.


Autoimmune – Inflammation


  • Clin Exp Rheumatol. 2019 Jan-Feb;37 Suppl 116(1):81-89. Epub 2019 Feb 8.


  • J. Hui, Z.J. Zhang, X. Zhang, Y. Shen, Y.J. Gao Repetitive hyperbaric oxygen treatment attenuates complete Freund’s adjuvant-induced pain and reduces glia-mediated neuroinflammation in the spinal cord J. Pain, 14 (7) (2013), pp. 747-758


  • Efrati S, Golan H, Bechor Y, Faran Y, Daphna-Tekoah S, Sekler G, et al. (2015) Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Can Diminish Fibromyalgia Syndrome – Prospective Clinical Trial. PLoS ONE 10(5): e0127012.