Accession Number : AD0637887

Title :   PROCEEDINGS. SYMPOSIA ON ARCTIC BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE. V. NUTRITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR SURVIVAL IN THE COLD AND AT ALTITUDE.

Corporate Author : ARCTIC AEROMEDICAL LAB FORT WAINWRIGHT ALASKA

Personal Author(s) : Vaughan,Lucile ; vaughan,David A. ; Rogers,Terence A.

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 374

Abstract : CONTENTS: Nutritional Effects on Human Performance in the Cold; Water and Caloric Requirements as Predicted from Environmental Conditions and Physical Activity; Studies on Protein Metabolism in Hard Muscular Work in Relation to its Nutritional Requirement; Carbohydrate and Fat Metabolism During Prolonged Physical Work; British Polar Expeditions--Nutritional Developments and Research; Adaptation to Austere Diets; Modification of the Wolff Integrating Motor Pneumotachograph for Arctic Use; A Therapeutic Approach to Arctic Survival Rations; Some Enzymatic and Cardiovascular Effects of Starvation-Refeeding Stress; Metabolic Problems of High Altitude Operations; Nutrition and Fluid Balances in High Altitude Mountaineering.

Descriptors :   (*ARCTIC REGIONS, *NUTRITION), STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), DIET, ACCLIMATIZATION, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), HIGH ALTITUDE, EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY), INGESTION(PHYSIOLOGY), PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), PROTEINS, METABOLISM, CARBOHYDRATES, FATS, CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM, MUSCLES, RESPIRATION, BODY FLUIDS, ENZYMES, STARVATION, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, EXERCISE(PHYSIOLOGY), SYMPOSIA

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE