Accession Number : ADD004258

Title :   Sonic Decompression.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Losee,Jon R

Report Date : 18 Nov 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A method and means of diver decompression is characterized by employing acoustic transducers to ensonify the body of the diver during decompression. In one embodiment, a platform is provided to raise a diver from the floor of the ocean while providing an ensonified decompression space. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Decompression, *Sound waves, *Medical equipment, Divers, Stress(Physiology), Decompression sickness, Electroacoustic transducers, Underwater equipment

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology
      Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE