Human Physiology in Extreme Environments
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Human Physiology in Extreme Environments is the one publication that offers how human biology and physiology is affected by extreme environments while highlighting technological innovations that allow us to adapt and regulate environments. Covering a broad range of extreme environments, including high altitude, underwater, tropical climates, and desert and arctic climates as well as space travel, this book will include case studies for practical application. Graduate students, medical students and researchers will find Human Physiology in Extreme Environments an interesting, informative and useful resource for human physiology, environmental physiology and medical studies.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 336 pages
  • 152 x 229mm
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0128100745
  • 9780128100745

Table of contents

Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Methodology Chapter 3: Exercise Physiology Chapter 4: Pressure Environment Chapter 5: Hot Environment Chapter 6: Cold Environment Chapter 7: Space Environment
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"...well supported with current evidence-based research...perfect for readers looking to bridge their basic understanding of human function from the laboratory to the settings of extreme natural environments. Score: 100 - 5 Stars" --Doody's
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