Accession Number : AD0674914

Title :   ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF REPORTS ISSUED BY THE NAVAL AEROSPACE MEDICAL INSTITUTE, PENSACOLA, FLORIDA, 1 JANUARY 1964-1 JULY 1968,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AEROSPACE MEDICAL INST PENSACOLA FLA

Personal Author(s) : Kasparek,Catherine F. ; Turner,Christine E.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 117

Abstract : Contents: Effect of flight stresses on humans; Study of suicidal gestures; Body image research in naval aviation; Role of the vestibular organs in natural and artificial force environments; Study of denial in the airsick flight student; Life under extraordinary environmental conditions; Animal studies in ballistic and orbital space flight; Influence of vibrations of flight vehicles on chromosomes; Neural control of respiration and effects of environmental factors; Neural mechanisms of dark and light adaptation; Ground based investigations for flight experiments on primates in long duration zero g; A study of vectorcardiography in normal and abnormal individuals; Cardiovascular disease risk; The vectorcardiographic response to exercise; Ballistocardiography--range of standard BCG and hypoxia BCG as a means of detecting early stages of coronary artery disease.

Descriptors :   (*AVIATION MEDICINE, BIBLIOGRAPHIES), APTITUDE TESTS, MILITARY MEDICINE, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), VESTIBULAR APPARATUS, MOTION SICKNESS, CHROMOSOMES, RESPIRATION, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES, BALLISTOCARDIOGRAPHY, AVIATION PERSONNEL, HYPOXIA, LUNG, EDEMA, PERCEPTION, NAVAL AVIATION, VIBRATION, VISION, SELECTION, ABSTRACTS

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE