Accession Number : AD0837183

Title :   VISIT TO DR. GASPARE ALBANO, LABORATORIO INTERNAZIONALE DI MEDICINA SUBACQUEA, PALERMO, ITALY.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Libber, L. M.

Report Date : 11 JUL 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : This report reviews the high pressure physiological research work and theoretical interests of Dr. Albano. His investigations deal with the mechanism of bends production, the effect of oxygen respiration on lung surfactant and the definition of the limits on the use of oxygen in diving conditions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS, HIGH PRESSURE), TEST FACILITIES, LABORATORY ANIMALS, TEST METHODS, ITALY, MEDICAL PERSONNEL, OXYGEN, LUNG, COMPRESSED AIR, CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM, HUMANS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY).

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE