Accession Number : AD0670695

Title :   REVIEW OF RESEARCH ON LOAD CARRYING

Corporate Author : QUARTERMASTER CORPS WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bailey, Theodore L ; McDermott, William M

PDF Url : AD0670695

Report Date : Feb 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : The report contains summaries of most of the major studies that have been concerned with man while carrying loads. In reporting these investigations, the writers have used two major headings, physiology and military. Upon completion of this presentation on the report points out the areas where future investigations should focus.

Descriptors :   *CONTAINERS, *INFANTRY, *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), ENDURANCE(PHYSIOLOGY), EXERCISE(PHYSIOLOGY), FATIGUE(PHYSIOLOGY), HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, METABOLISM, MILITARY SUPPLIES, MILITARY TRANSPORTATION, STRENGTH(PHYSIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE