Guided tour to the hyperbaric oxygen therapy center in Hong Kong


  • Sunny, Chi Lik Au Tung Wah Eastern Hospital


Hyperbaric oxygenation, Retinal artery occlusion


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Au SCL. Guided tour to the hyperbaric oxygen therapy center in Hong Kong. Hong Kong J Ophthalmol [Internet]. 2023Jul.14 [cited 2024Jul.14];27(1). Available from:



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