Accession Number : AD0753540

Title :   Decompression Sickness and Inert Gas Narcosis.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept. 1967-1972,

Corporate Author : OXFORD UNIV (ENGLAND) PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY LAB

Personal Author(s) : Paton,W. D. M. ; Smith,E. B.

Report Date : OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The results of experiments on the following topics of research are summarized: Arterial bubbles; Decompression characteristics of various inert gases; The role of separated gas in decompression procedures; Effects of anaesthetic gases on mice; Physiological effects of high pressure on mice and newts; Pressure reversal; Luminous bacteria; Isolated nerve preparation; Human erythrocytes.

Descriptors :   (*DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS, *RARE GASES), STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), HIGH PRESSURE, ANESTHESIA

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE