Accession Number : AD0651150

Title :   PROCEEDINGS OF THE FIRST CONFERENCE ON VESTIBULAR PHYSIOLOGY AND SPATIAL DISORIENTATION, SCHOOL OF AVIATION MEDICINE, USAF, 24-25 JUNE 1958.

Corporate Author : SCHOOL OF AVIATION MEDICINE RANDOLPH AFB TEX

Report Date : 25 JUN 1958

Pagination or Media Count : 98

Abstract : Contents: Indicated Problems and Reasons for Conference: Clinical Problems; Spatial Disorientation; Approaches to Research in Basic Vestibular Physiology, Neuro-Anatomy and Neurophysiology; Film Showing Results of Utricular Nerve Section; Approaches to Assessment of Vestibular Sensitivity (Functions); Basic Visual and Perceptive Mechanisms; Rotating Device; Research in Spatial Disorientation: Present Approaches; Recommended Approaches for Research in Spatial Disorientation.

Descriptors :   (*VESTIBULAR APPARATUS, PHYSIOLOGY), (*AVIATION MEDICINE, SYMPOSIA), MOTION SICKNESS, PROPRIOCEPTION, SEMICIRCULAR CANALS, VISUAL PERCEPTION, VERTIGO, NYSTAGMUS, EQUILIBRIUM(PHYSIOLOGY), PILOTS, AVIATION ACCIDENTS, ACCELERATION, NERVES, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), RESPONSE(BIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE