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CHAMBER. A room in a house.
     2. It was formerly hold that no freehold estate could be had in a chamber, but it was afterwards ruled otherwise. When a chamber belongs to one person, and the rest of the house with the land is owned by another the two estates are considered as two separate but adjoining dwelling house's. Co. Litt. 48, b; Bro. Ab. Demand, 20; 4 Mass. 575; 6 N. H. Rep. 555; 9 Pick. R. 297; vide 3 Leon. 210; 3 Watts. R. 243.
     3. By chamber is also understood the place where an assembly is held; and, by the use of a figure, the assembly itself is called a chamber.

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* Low-pressure hyperbaric chambers at pressures [less than or equal to] 1.4 ATA are approved for acute mountain sickness only.
Medical providers can acquire hyperbaric chambers without seeking approval from Massachusetts public health officials, who license facilities and regulate the purchase of more expensive equipment such as robotic radiation machines.
A nursing home that purchased one hyperbaric chamber could own it for an out-of-pocket monthly expense of $1,546.
Standard medical suction tubing connected the suction port of the pleural drainage unit to a standard hospital suction outlet installed in our hyperbaric chamber. This suction outlet is automatically regulated and has provisions to prevent excessive suction being delivered when the chamber is at pressure.
The trial included 64 patients scheduled for on-pump CABG surgery, who spent three sessions inside a hyperbaric chamber at 24, 12, and 4 hours prior to their surgery.
Dive--A term given to the period of time when the hyperbaric chamber is slowly pressurized with air
By growing seedlings of Ginkgo biloba in a hyperbaric chamber, Sara M.
Once touted as a potential cure for a host of diseases--even as an aid to longevity--the largest hyperbaric chamber ever built went the way of the iron lung a few weeks ago at St.
John Guy, is to expose the blind patient to high-pressure oxygen in a hyperbaric chamber, a pressurized, submarine-like tank that made the entertainment news a few years ago when singer Michael Jackson began using one as a preventive measure against aging.
The project will feature short-stay rooms, a minor injury unit, hyperbaric chamber, as well as trauma.
* Hyperbaric chamber information can be found at: http://www.hyperbaricinformation.com/HBO-articles/ decompression-illness/aviat-space-environ-med-200071 -115-8-Krause-Effects-of-SL-o.pdf