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Aviation & space medicine books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Aviation & space medicine category. Presented with a red border are the Aviation & space medicine books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Space Physiology and Medicine From Evidence to Practice by Arnauld E. Nicogossian Space Physiology and Medicine From Evidence to Practice

As space medicine evolved from the late 1950s onward, the need arose for a ready reference for students and practitioners on the basic concepts of this new specialty.
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 15/12/2016

Cardiovascular System, Red Blood Cells, and Oxygen Transport in Microgravity by Hanns-Christian Gunga, Victoria Weller von Ahlefeld, Hans-Joachim Appell Coriolano, Andreas Werner Cardiovascular System, Red Blood Cells, and Oxygen Transport in Microgravity
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This book comprehensively describes the physiological changes and consequences that occur in humans during spaceflight. It specifically presents the adaptations of the cardiovascular and the respiratory system. Specific changes occurring after 10, 20 or more days in space are depicted....
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/07/2016

Handbook of Aviation Medicine & Inflight Medical Emergencies by Jurgen Graf Handbook of Aviation Medicine & Inflight Medical Emergencies


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2016

Ernsting's Aviation and Space Medicine by Mr David P. Gradwell Ernsting's Aviation and Space Medicine

Rev. ed. of: Ernsting's aviation medicine / David J. Rainford, David P. Gradwell. 4th ed. 2006.
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 22/01/2016

Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks 2013 Letter Report by Carol E. H. Scott-Conner Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks 2013 Letter Report

Builds on the 2008 IOM report Review of NASA's Human Research Program Evidence Books: A Letter Report, which provided an initial and brief review of the evidence reports.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2014

Stress Challenges and Immunity in Space From Mechanisms to Monitoring and Preventive Strategies by Alexander Chouker Stress Challenges and Immunity in Space From Mechanisms to Monitoring and Preventive Strategies

This book analyzes the interaction of living conditions in space, the immune system and astronauts' health. It explains how such analysis may help in preventing, diagnosing and counteracting immune-related alterations in health on earth as well as in space.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/01/2012

The Neurosciences and the Practice of Aviation Medicine by Mr. Anthony N. Nicholson The Neurosciences and the Practice of Aviation Medicine

Brings the neurosciences to operational and clinical aviation medicine. This book deals with the physiology and pathology of circadian rhythmicity, orientation, hypotension and hypoxia, and with disorders of the central nervous system relevant to the practice of aviation medicine.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/11/2011

Trailblazing Medicine Sustaining Explorers During Interplanetary Missions by Erik Seedhouse Trailblazing Medicine Sustaining Explorers During Interplanetary Missions

Looking forward to the day when astronauts depart on extended exploration missions, this assessment of the future of space medicine analyzes what is necessary to keep a crew alive in space as well as the medical challenges faced by interplanetary...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/05/2011

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Principles of Clinical Medicine for Space Flight by Michael Barratt Principles of Clinical Medicine for Space Flight

Over the years, a large body of knowledge has developed regarding the ways in which space flight affects the health of the personnel involved. Now, for the first time, this clinical knowledge on how to diagnose and treat conditions that...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/02/2010

Principles And Practice Of Aviation Medicine by Claus Curdt-Christiansen Principles And Practice Of Aviation Medicine

Offers an overview of the physiological foundation for flight, covering the body's reactions to altitude, pressure changes, acceleration, and extreme temperatures; the physiology of the sensory organs; jet lag and exposure to cosmic radiation.
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2009

Nathan Zuntz His Life and Work in the Fields of High Altitude Physiology and Aviation Medicine by Hanns-Christian (Professor, Institut fur Physiologie, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin, Germany) Gunga Nathan Zuntz His Life and Work in the Fields of High Altitude Physiology and Aviation Medicine
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Focuses on the life and work of Nathan Zuntz (1847-1920), a German physiologist, who made significant contributions to high altitude physiology and aviation medicine. This book describes Zuntz's contribution to high altitude physiology and aviation medicine. It discusses high altitude...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2008

Principles of Clinical Medicine for Space Flight by Michael Barratt Principles of Clinical Medicine for Space Flight

Over the years, a large body of knowledge has developed regarding the ways in which space flight affects the health of the personnel involved.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2008

Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine by Jeffrey R. Davis Fundamentals of Aerospace Medicine

Addresses medical and public health issues involved in the care of crews, passengers, and support personnel of aircraft and space vehicles. Coverage of this book includes human physiology under flight conditions, clinical medicine in the aerospace environment, and the impact...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2008

Aeromedical Transportation A Clinical Guide by Terence Martin Aeromedical Transportation A Clinical Guide

Presents the principles of aeromedical transport, featuring research, references and information on the transport of intensive care patients, and medical emergencies/death in flight. This book also discusses the administration and organisation, addressed from the standpoint of the clinical aeromedical escort.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/12/2006

Safety Ethics Cases from Aviation, Healthcare and Occupational and Environmental Health by Jeffrey P. Brown, Manoj S. Patankar, Melinda D. Treadwell Safety Ethics Cases from Aviation, Healthcare and Occupational and Environmental Health
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Presents an interdisciplinary discussion of ethical decision-making and discusses the need to teach ethical decision-making in professional academic programs. Provides a concise introduction to the ethical foundations and follows up with case studies from aviation, healthcare, and environmental and occupational...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/03/2005

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