Accession Number : AD0467140

Title :   SWEAT SUPPRESSION BY FORCED BREATHING,

Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s) : Albert, Roy E.

Report Date : 06 APR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : Thermal sweating from the forehead was suppressed by forced air breathing in two normal male subjects. The decreased sweat rate was associated with symptoms of respiratory alkalosis. This sweat suppression was blocked by the introduction of excess carbon dioxide into the respired gas. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERSPIRATION, INHIBITION), VENTILATION, RESPIRATION, FREQUENCY, CARBON DIOXIDE, OXYGEN, PHYSIOLOGY, SKIN(ANATOMY).

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE