By C. A. Berry (auth.), Douglas E. (eds.)
This e-book is a suite of clinical papers offered on the XVIII foreign Congress of Aviation and house medication held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, from 15-18 September 1969. it truly is devoted to common E. de Vries and Dr. okay. Vaan drager, President and Vice-President of the Congress, who wanted that this unsur handed trade of medical info by way of unusual experts of the inter nationwide aerospace scientific neighborhood be made available to all as a invaluable resource of knowledge. i'm deeply thankful to the Congress Committee for honoring me with this editorship, to the authors for filing often first-class manuscripts and to the writer for compiling a e-book of such top of the range. This ebook includes either major subject papers, given via invited teachers, and chosen unfastened Communications on the Congress. major topics have been 'physiology of atmospheric strain' (papers via Ernsting, Meijne, Sluijter, Behnke), 'vestibular difficulties in aviation medication' (papers via Melvill Jones, Benson, Oosterveld, Groen, Guedry and Benson, Brandt, Henriksson and Nilsson), 'aviation and cardiology' (papers by means of Blackburn, wooden) and 'space medication' (paper by means of Berry). The unfastened Communications herein specialize in many parts of continuous and well timed curiosity to clinicians and investigators in aerospace drugs. choice and health and wellbeing upkeep of pilots, clinical difficulties in airline passengers, use of the centrifuge as a healing gadget, and circadian rhythm results on man's psychophysiological nation obtain specific attention.