Accession Number : ADA955125

Title :   Performance in Relation to Adaptation to Environment and the Effects Thereon of Disease, Nutrition and Training.

Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. 1 May 69-1 May 70

Corporate Author : PRESBYTERIAN-ST LUKE'S HOSPITAL CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s) : Kark,Robert M.

Report Date : 01 MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : This report pertains to the following: An investigation of renal histology and vascularity in high altitude dwellers; Protein excretion rates in native Peruvian Indians dwelling permanently at high altitudes; P.V.P. clearances under hypobaric conditions; and Renal oxygenation and hemodynamics in native Peruvians living permanently at high altitudes.

Descriptors :   *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), *ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), HIGH ALTITUDE, DISEASES, NUTRITION, TRAINING, KIDNEYS, HISTOLOGY, BLOOD VESSELS, PROTEINS, EXCRETION, HYPOBARIC CONDITIONS, OXIDATION, BLOOD CIRCULATION, PERU

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE