Accession Number : ADA185689

Title :   Continuous Vigilance Simulator with Real-Time Neuroendocrine Correlation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Jul 83-28 Feb 85,

Corporate Author : HARVARD MEDICAL SCHOOL BOSTON MA

Personal Author(s) : Czeisler, Charles A

PDF Url : ADA185689

Report Date : 30 Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A Continuous Electroencephalographic and Physiologic Monitoring System was configured using a VAX11/750 control unit. The system combines three important and interrelated functions: monitoring the health and safety of human research subjects during long-term studies; scheduling and recording discrete events such as meal times, bedtimes, and performance test times; and collecting physiologic data from th subject. Keywords: Data acquisition, Data processing equipment, Neuroendocrine system, Endocrine system, Simulators, Computer modeling, Physiological monitoring, Electorencephalography.

Descriptors :   *ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY, *INTERACTIONS, *MONITORS, *BIOMEDICAL INFORMATION SYSTEMS, COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, CORRELATION, DATA ACQUISITION, DATA PROCESSING EQUIPMENT, ENDOCRINE GLANDS, HUMANS, MEALS, MONITORING, NEUROLOGY, PERFORMANCE TESTS, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), PHYSIOLOGY, REAL TIME, SAFETY, SIMULATORS, TIME, VIGILANCE, ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY, MEDICAL RESEARCH, CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERES, CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Anatomy and Physiology
      Information Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE