Accession Number:

ADA058497

Title:

The NRC Stressalyser. A General-Purpose Pursuit Tracking Task for Field and Laboratory Studies (Le'Stressalyser'du CNRC: Une Tache de Poursuite Polyvalente qui se Destine aux Etudes au Dedans et au Dehors du Laboratoire),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL OF CANADA OTTAWA (ONTARIO) DIV OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The stressalyser is a step-input, subject-paced, pursuit tracking task developed for use in measuring performance impairment under adverse conditions, and in studying motor control. The instrument produces measures of several aspects of the subjects performance following stress. Results of published studies are briefly reviewed and some new potential applications are indicated.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE