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Volume 2014, Article ID 105069, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/105069
Research Article

The Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy on Kidneys in a Rat Model

Pediatric Division, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Assaf HaRofeh Medical Center, Affiliated to the Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, 70300 Zerifin, Israel

Received 15 June 2014; Accepted 30 July 2014; Published 10 August 2014

Academic Editor: Monica Rocco

Copyright © 2014 Matitiahu Berkovitch et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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