Accession Number : ADP001897

Title :   Present Thoughts on Exercise, Weight, and Performance Aboard Nuclear Submarines,

Corporate Author : NAVAL SUBMARINE MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB GROTON CT

Personal Author(s) : Bondi,Kenneth R.

Report Date : 01 JUN 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Because nuclear submariners undergo long periods of long confinement and demanding mental tasks, these topics are of interest to both them and those concerned with their short and long term health. This report provides a brief survey of data concerning weight loss, exercise, and performance aboard nuclear submarines.

Descriptors :   *Submarine personnel, Physical fitness, Confined environments, Stress(Physiology), Stress(Psychology), Body weight, Weight reduction, Diet, Nuclear powered submarines, Exercise(Physiology), Performance(Human)

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE