Accession Number : AD0682520

Title :   PROCEEDINGS: SYMPOSIA ON ARCTIC BIOLOGY AND MEDICINE. VI. THE PHYSIOLOGY OF WORK IN COLD AND ALTITUDE

Corporate Author : ARCTIC AEROMEDICAL LAB FORT WAINWRIGHT AK

Personal Author(s) : Evonuk, Eugene ; Horvath, Steven M ; Helfferich, Carla

PDF Url : AD0682520

Report Date : May 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 541

Abstract : Contents: Responses to cold, work and altitude of aging man; The reactions of the newborn to cold and altitude; A comparative review of certain responses of men and women to high altitude; Exercise limitation at high altitude; Work and oxygen debt at altitude -- biochemical aspects; Cold, work, and altitude: central circulatory aspects; Body fluid volumes in relation to altitude, exercise and cold exposure; Endocrine changes in work at altitude and in the cold; Blood and tissue changes during high altitude and cold acclimatization; General adjustments of acclimatized and unacclimatized man to cold, work, and altitude.

Descriptors :   *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), AGING(PHYSIOLOGY), ARCTIC REGIONS, BIOCHEMISTRY, BLOOD CIRCULATION, COLD WEATHER TESTS, ENDOCRINE GLANDS, EXERCISE(PHYSIOLOGY), EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY), FEMALES, HIGH ALTITUDE, HUMANS, INFANTS, RESPIRATION, RESPONSE(BIOLOGY), SYMPOSIA

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE