Human Physiology In Extreme Environments by Hanns-christian Gunga

Human Physiology In Extreme Environments

byHanns-christian Gunga

Paperback | October 30, 2018

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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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  • Offers practical medical and scientific use of current concepts

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Title:Human Physiology In Extreme EnvironmentsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 30, 2018Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0128100745

ISBN - 13:9780128100745

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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