Accession Number : AD0711564

Title :   EFFECTS OF TEMPORAL AND QUANTITATIVE DIETARY VARIABLES ON VIGILANCE PERFORMANCE,

Corporate Author : TEXAS TECH UNIV LUBBOCK CENTER OF BIOTECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE

Personal Author(s) : Kassouny,Margaret E. ; Halcomb,Charles G. ; McFarland,Barry P.

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : The purpose of the study was to define the effects of temporal as well as quantitative dietary variables upon the performance of a vigilance task by a select group of subjects. A major objective was to determine intervals of time between ingestion and performance, and of meal size, which resulted in optimal maintenance of performance. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), DIET), (*DIET, EFFECTIVENESS), (*INGESTION(PHYSIOLOGY), DIET), ATTENTION, REACTION(PSYCHOLOGY), TIME, DECISION MAKING, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, FOOD, ANXIETY, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), METABOLISM, ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE