Effect of lower body negative pressure against orthostatic intolerance induced by 21 days head-down tilt bed rest

BACKGROUND: Exposure to actual or simulated weightlessness is known to induce orthostatic intolerance in humans. Many different methods have been suggested to counteract orthostatic hypotension. The repetitive or prolonged application of lower body negative pressure (LBNP) has shown beneficial effec...

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Published in:Aviation, space, and environmental medicine, Vol. 73, No. 4 (2002), p. 335-40
Main Author: Sun, Xi-Qing (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Yao, Yong-Jie ; Wu, Xing-Yu ; Jiang, Shi-Zhong ; Jiang, Chang-Lin ; Cao, Xin-Sheng ; Hao, Wei-Ya ; Qiao, Zong-Lin
Format: Article
Language:English
ISSN:0095-6562
Item Description:Date Completed 09.10.2002
Date Revised 21.11.2013
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
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