Accession Number : AD0101603


Title :   TEST OF THE ADEQUACY AND RANGE OF USE OF WINTER CLOTHING AND STUDY OF THE METHODS FOR SELECTION OF MEN FOR COLD WEATHER OPERATIONS


Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY


Personal Author(s) : FREEDMAN, ARTHUR ; HORVATH, STEVEN M


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/101603.pdf


Report Date : 10 Apr 1944


Pagination or Media Count : 34


Abstract : The Purpose of this study is to examine the differences in the responses of men to cold; and to attempt to identify the individual attributes - anatomic, physiologic and psychologic - which may be responsible for variation in the perception of distressing symptoms resulting from exposure to cold.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY PERSONNEL , *PROTECTIVE CLOTHING , *COLD TOLERANCE , COLD WEATHER OPERATIONS , SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS , EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY) , PERCEPTION


Subject Categories : Stress Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE