Accession Number : AD0757857

Title :   The Use of Medication and Drugs in Flying Personnel.

Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Fuchs,Heinz S.

Report Date : FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 155

Abstract : The 22 papers presented covered operational and policy aspects, experimental studies of drug effects on performance, the evaluation, detection, and identification of drugs, problems of self-medication (e.g. alcohol, smoking), clinical experience, and the flight surgeon's responsibility. In this way all papers had a close bearing on operational and aeromedical requirements.

Descriptors :   (*DRUGS, *PILOTS), (*AVIATION MEDICINE, DRUGS), FLIGHT CREWS, BEHAVIOR, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), PHYSIOLOGY, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, SYMPOSIA, FRANCE

Subject Categories : Pharmacology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE