Accession Number : AD0722410

Title :   Aeromedical Problems in the Rescue of Downed Airmen,

Corporate Author : BIOTECHNOLOGY INC FALLS CHURCH VA

Personal Author(s) : Parker,James F. , Jr. ; Bonner,Leon T. , Jr

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : The initial purpose of this project was to survey the injury status of airmen rescued in water pickups. These data were used in assessing the adequacy of rescue equipment in light of the condition of survivors. The study also included a broader look at the medical problems involved in rescue activities. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIR SEA RESCUES, WOUNDS AND INJURIES), AVIATION PERSONNEL, MEDICAL EQUIPMENT, DISTRESS SIGNALS, RESCUES, PROTECTIVE CLOTHING, TRAINING, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), MEDICAL PERSONNEL, AVIATION MEDICINE

Subject Categories : Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE