Accession Number : ADA019588

Title :   Role of Physical Condition in Heat Acclimatization, Decay, and Reinduction,

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE NATICK MASS

Personal Author(s) : Pandolf,K. B. ; Burse,R. L. ; Goldman,R. F.

Report Date : AUG 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : The study provides information about (1) the decay of heat acclimatization over periods of 3, 6, 12 and 18 days assessed by an evaluation of the residual retention, (2) the time necessary for reacclimatization and (3) the relative importance of physical condition in these processes.

Descriptors :   *Physical fitness, *Heat tolerance, *Stress(Physiology), Decay, Acclimatization, Perspiration, Body temperature, High temperature, Cardiovascular system, Exercise(Physiology)

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE