Accession Number : AD0650312

Title :   ABSTRACTS OF COMPLETED RESEARCH 1966,

Corporate Author : NAVY MEDICAL NEUROPSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH UNIT SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Arthur,Ransom J.

Report Date : 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Contents: Comparison of epileptic and non-epileptic patients on the Bourdon-Wiersma Stipple Test; Spontaneous orienting response during sleep; Psychiatric and EEG observations on a case of prolonged (264 hours) wakefulness; Orienting reflex during waking and sleeping; Neurological, EEG, and psychophysiological findings before and after SEALAB II; Speeded addition and sleep loss; Harris's 'Problems in measuring change'; The EEG during all night recording--stages of sleep; Topics in neurophysiology; Small group structure and performance in extreme environments; Adaptation to extreme environments--the Antarctic volunteer; Cultural and psychological differences among occupational groups; Selection for Antarctic service; Emotional health in extreme and normal environments; On typologies which maximize therapeutic validity; Between two worlds--Filipinoes in the U.S. Navy; The Cornell Medical Index as a mental health survey instrument; Prognosis for psychiatric patients in Naval Service; Relevance of selected biochemical studies of stress, behavior, and emotion to military medicine; Dimensions of peer and supervisor ratings in a military setting; Change in sociometric status during military basic training; Formula for predicting effectiveness in the Navy from characteristics of high school students; Prediction of four-year military effectiveness from characteristics of naval recruits; Attitude of Marines during first enlistment; Cohesion in basic training platoons; Armed Forces Qualification Test--its validity in predicting military effectiveness for naval enlistees; Assessment of recruit aptitude for service in the Marine Corps.

Descriptors :   (*MILITARY PSYCHOLOGY, ABSTRACTS), (*PSYCHIATRY, ABSTRACTS), MILITARY PERSONNEL, NERVOUS SYSTEM, PHYSIOLOGY, EPILEPSY, SLEEP, ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY, REFLEXES, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), BEHAVIOR, GROUP DYNAMICS, CULTURE, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), EMOTIONS, MENTAL DISORDERS, SOCIOMETRICS, MILITARY PSYCHOLOGY, SELECTION

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Anatomy and Physiology
      Medicine and Medical Research

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