Accession Number:

AD0648489

Title:

PHARMACOLOGY IN SPACE MEDICINE

Descriptive Note:

Technical trans.,

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The study of the specific effect of medications under laboratory experimental conditions G loads, weightlessness, prolonged isolation, etc. and possible emergency situations change in environmental gases, radiation effects, upset in meal schedule, etc. is a necessary stage in the preparation for long space missions. Two basic aspects of the general problems of space pharmacology are 1 enhance body tolerance to extreme flight factors and 2 natural response to medications during the simulation of some space-flight stresses.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology
  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE