Clinical Aspect of O2/O3 in Rheumatic Diseases
Augusta-Klinik, 55543 Bad Kreuznach, Germany.
Among the disorders collectively named as rheumatism, progressive
chronic polyarthritis constitutes a great problem, not only as
regards to the frequency of its occurrence (1-2 % of the
population), but also as regards its most effective therapy.
Apart from non-medication (or physical) therapy methods, long-term
antirheumatics, or so called basis therapeutics, represent the
only medicaments known to have effects on the pathological
processes involved, going beyond a symptomatic influence, contrary
to the non-steroid antirheumatics and the corticoids. In medical
ozone research over the recent year, we have arrived at results
with confirm the necessity for therapeutical application of an
ozone-oxygene gas mixture, not only clinically, but also
Source: 2nd International Symposium on Ozone Applications
Havana, Cuba – Mach 24-26, 1997.