Accession Number:

AD0646556

Title:

FINAL REPORT, 1 JULY 1961-1 JULY 1966.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA LAB OF PHARMACOLOGY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

A summary is given of studies concerning oxygen toxicity, with special reference to the effects of oxygen at increased ambient pressures on respiration and circulation in man. Topics include oxygen tolerance pulmonary oxygen toxicity in man physiological non-toxic effects of oxygen upon the lung narcosis by high pressures of helium studies of respiratory control studies of decompression open sea activities laboratory and pressure chamber development pulmonary and CNS tolerance of normal men at rest to 100 oxygen breathing at various levels of ambient pressure.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Stress Physiology
  • Toxicology
  • Life Support Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE