Accession Number:

AD0673000

Title:

EFFECTS OF DISCRETE SKIN COOLING ON BODY TEMPERATURE AND SWEAT PRODUCTION DURING MODERATE HEAT STRESS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jan-1 Jul 66,

Corporate Author:

OHIO STATE UNIV COLUMBUS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

72.0

Abstract:

Physiological responses to moderate heat stress were studied in a heat chamber for periods of 2 hours. Five conditions were established two control series and three cooling series. Measured variables included heart rate, sweat produced, and rectal temperature. Thirty-eight experiments were done, involving eight subjects. The data were subjected to both conventional statistical analysis and computer techniques. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE