Accession Number : AD0620949

Title :   THRESHOLDS OF CALORIC NYSTAGMUS DURING ROTATION AT CONSTANT SPEED,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Orlov,I. V.

Report Date : 09 JUN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The purpose of the work was to get the quantitative characteristics of the excitation of the vestibular apparatus at the time of quite lengthy rotation at constant speed. To this end there was developed a procedure for determining the thresholds of excitability in accordance with the calorific (temperature) test. The index proved to be cervical nystagmus.

Descriptors :   (*VESTIBULAR APPARATUS, ROTATION), (*EYE, OSCILLATION), THRESHOLDS(PHYSIOLOGY), TEMPERATURE, STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), AEROSPACE MEDICINE, USSR

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE