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UHM Journal-Based CME Volume 45, Issue 6

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Table of Contents:

Risk of continuous bladder irrigation in the monoplace hyperbaric chamber: a cautionary tale
Jeffrey S. Cooper 1, Chad A. Lagrange 2
1 Department of Emergency Medicine; 2 Department
 of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska U.S.

Compartment syndrome in the forearm related to carbon monoxide intoxication: case report
Sangsoo Han, MD; Younghwan Lee, PhD; Hoon Lim, PhD; Young Soon Cho, PhD; Hyun Noh, PhD; Hee Jun Shin, MS; Gi Woon Kim, MS
 of Emergency Medicine, Soonchunhyang University Bucheon Hospital, Bucheon, Korea

The influence of hyperbaric environment on the skeletal muscle mitochondrial energetic of rats after induced muscle contusion
M. Cervaens, PhD 1; J. Lumini-Oliveira, PhD 1,2; A. Ascensão, PhD 2;
 J. Magalhães, PhD 2; O. Camacho, MD 3; P Barata, PhD 1
1 Faculty of Health Sciences, University Fernando Pessoa, Porto, Portugal
2 Faculty of Sport, University of Porto, Portugal
3 Unit of Hyperbaric Medicine, Hospital Pedro Hispano, Matosinhos, Portugal


  1. Increase awareness of the potential for spontaneous bladder rupture in diseased bladders with the use of pressurized continuous bladder irrigation.
  2. List alternatives to pressurized continuous bladder irrigation in the monoplace chamber.
  3. To explain how compartment syndrome in carbon monoxide intoxication can occur.
  4. For practitioners to be aware of the risk of compartment syndrome in patients being treated for Carbon Monoxide intoxication.
  5. Analyze the influence of the hyperbaric hyperoxia or air environment on skeletal muscle mitochondrial bioenergetic end-points of rats submitted to muscle contusion.
  6. Analyze the impact of the contusion on the injured and non-injured gastrocnemius on mitochondria swelling amplitude.


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 articles, and the editorial review process manages the resolution of any conflicts of interest. The UHMS Education Committee does identify, resolve and disclose relevant financial relationships for those involved in planning the journal-based CME
 activity evaluation mechanism and they are listed below.”

The content has been reviewed and is free of commercial bias.  Any relevant relationships noted have been resolved prior to the start of the activity.

This activity reports no commercial support.

Name of IndividualIndividuals Role in ActivityName of Commercial Interest (If Applicable)Nature of Relationship
Renee Duncan Planner, Managing Editor None None
Stacy Harmon Planner, CME Coordinator None None
Enrico Camporesi, MD Planner, Editor None None
Owen J. O’Neill, MD Reviewer None None
Tom Bozzuto, DO Reviewer None None
William Butler, MD Reviewer None None
Kaighley Brett, MD Reviewer None None
Michael Harl, MD Reviewer None None


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For over 45 years the UHMS has been the primary source of information for hyperbaric medicine and physiology worldwide.  This evidence based, peer-reviewed scientific  journal-based CME has as its goal to address identified professional practice
 gaps and provide a quality CME opportunity which will improve scientific knowledge and skills for undersea,  hyperbaric and wound care physicians, nurses and technicians, and other clinicians and personnel whose practice includes undersea, hyperbaric
 medicine and wound care.

Target Audience – Included in the “goal”

Date of the activity’s original release –July 19, 2019
Termination date – July 19, 2022

Accreditation Statement: The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statements: 

Physician CME: The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society designates this journal-based activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

MOC ABPM: The American Board of Preventive Medicine (ABPM) has approved this activity for a maximum of 3 LLSA credits towards ABPM MOC Part II requirements.

Nursing/RRT Contact: Hours: 3
License types: RN, LPN, CNS, ARNP, CAN. Provided through the Florida State Board of Nursing and the CE is reciprocal for nurses in the United States. Florida nursing credits are reciprocal and approved for nurses within
 all states. Receiving credit for Florida providers is simple, attend the course and our staff will upload your credits directly to the Florida State database. For out of state credit, we provide all the necessary paperwork for you to file with the
 respective nursing board.

NBDHMT: This journal-based activity is approved for 3 Category A credit hours by National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology, 9 Medical Park, Suite 330, Columbia, South Carolina 29203.

Full Disclosure Statement: All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by UHMS are expected to disclose to the participants any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests.  Full
 disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships will be made at the activity.

UHMS Disclaimer: The information provided at this CME activity is for Continuing Medical Education purposes only.  The lecture content, statements or opinions expressed however, do not necessarily represent those of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical
 Society (UHMS), its affiliates or its employees.

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Computer with internet connection and a modern, updated browser
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Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS)
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North Palm Beach, FL 33408
Phone: +1-919-490-5140/877-533-8467
Fax: +1-919-490-5140

Copyright © 2019 Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc.  Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine is a publication of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Inc., which holds the copyright thereto.  No portion of this publication may
 be reproduced, displayed or transmitted in any form or using any information storage and retrieval system including photocopying (except for personal use) without prior written permission of the copyright owner

Course Credits


Continuing Education Credits are provided when a participant passes the course with 60% or higher on their overall grade of the course quizzes. Each quiz also will allow two attempts. If a participant fails the course, the UHMS will allow a re-take of the course at a 50% discount to their designated full price rate.

The information provided at this CME activity is for Continuing Medical Education purposes only.  The lecture content, statements or opinions expressed, however, do not necessarily represent those of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS), its affiliates or its employees.

Undersea and Hyperbaric
Medical Society (UHMS)
631 U.S. Highway 1, Suite 307
North Palm Beach, FL 33408
Phone: +1-919-490-5140
Toll Free: 877-533-8467
Fax: +1-919-490-5140

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