Effect of lower body negative pressure on orthostatic tolerance and cardiac function during 21 days head-down tilt bed rest

The purpose of the present study was to investigate the changes of orthostatic tolerance and cardiac function during 21 d head-down tilt (HDT) bed rest and effect of lower body negative pressure in the first and the last week in humans. Twelve healthy male volunteers were exposed to -6 degrees HDT b...

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Published in:Journal of gravitational physiology : a journal of the International Society for Gravitational Physiology, Vol. 10, No. 2 (2003), p. 11-7
Main Author: Sun, Xi-Qing (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Yao, Yong-Jie ; Yang, Chang-Bin ; Jiang, Chang-Lin ; Jiang, Shi-Zhong ; Liang, Wen-Bin
Format: Article
Language:English
ISSN:1077-9248
Item Description:Date Completed 19.05.2005
Date Revised 15.11.2006
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
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