HPNS


HPNS
abbr.
High Pressure Nervous Syndrome

Dictionary of abbreviations. 2012.

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  • Hpns —     …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • High pressure nervous syndrome — (HPNS) is a neurological and physiological diving disorder that results when a diver spends too much time breathing a high pressure mixture of helium and oxygen (heliox).cite book |title=Bennett and Elliott s physiology and medicine of diving,… …   Wikipedia

  • High Pressure Nervous Syndrome — Das High Pressure Nervous Syndrome (HPNS), umgangssprachlich auch Heliumzittern oder Heliumtremor genannt, ist eine Störung des zentralen Nervensystems durch die Atmung von Helium in Atemgasgemischen bei hohen Heliumpartialdrücken.[1]… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dysbarism — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Effects of air pressure and water pressure ICD9 = ICD9|993 | ICD10 = ICD10|T|70| |t|66 Caption = DiseasesDB = 3491 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = emerg eMedicineTopic = 154 MeshID = Dysbarism refers to… …   Wikipedia

  • Hydreliox — is an exotic breathing gas mixture of helium, oxygen and a small amount of hydrogen. [cite journal |last=Fife |first=W. P. |title=The use of Non Explosive mixtures of hydrogen and oxygen for diving |volume=TAMU SG 79 201 |journal=Texas A M… …   Wikipedia

  • Peter B. Bennett — (born 1932) is the founder and former president and CEO of the Divers Alert Network (DAN), a non profit organization devoted to assisting scuba divers in need.cite book |title=To the Very Depths: A Memoir of Professor Peter B Bennett, Ph.D.… …   Wikipedia

  • Heliair — Trimix ist ein spezielles Atemgasgemisch aus Sauerstoff, Stickstoff und Helium, das beim technischen Tauchen zum Erreichen großer Tiefen bis etwa 130 Metern genutzt wird. Durch die Zugabe von Helium im Atemgas wird der O2 und N2 Gehalt auf… …   Deutsch Wikipedia