Accession Number : AD0690749

Title :   THE PARADOXICAL EFFECTS OF HYPEROXIA AND HYPOXIA ON THE AUDITORY EVOKED RESPONSE IN HUMANS.

Descriptive Note : Research paper,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT TORONTO DOWNSVIEW (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Ackles,Kenneth N. ; Bennett,Peter B. ; Brock,Allan

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : Since it has been suggested that one of the underlying mechanisms of acute oxygen toxicity is an inhibition of intracellular metabolism and consequent histotoxic anoxia 2, the AER of subjects exposed to hypoxia in an altitude chamber was examined. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PRESSURE BREATHING, AUDITORY SIGNALS), OXYGEN, TOXICITY, RESPONSE(BIOLOGY), ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, BRAIN, HYPOXIA

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE