Accession Number:

ADA129532

Title:

Moderate Physical Work Effects on Performance and Mood during Sustained Operations (SUSOPS)

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

1983-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

Several factors influence the quality of sustained performance when work requirements include both physical and mental components physical fitness endurance training, rest quantity, physical and mental intensity, environment, number and duration of sustained work operations, and the interactions timing and quantity effects of these factors. The extent to which an individual can endure intensive high tech sustained operations is not fully understood. Additionally what enhancement or prophalactic procedures are effective under these conditions is of interest. This problem required study in order to predict and plan for the human factor in future military engagements. This study one of a series was primarily concerned with mental effectiveness during continuous work with physical demands.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Humanities and History

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE