|Document ID (ISN)||70204|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0095-6562 - Aviation, Space, and Environmental Medicine
|Convention or series no.
||Sulaiman Z.M., Pilmanis A.A., O'Connor R.B.
||Relationship between age and susceptibility to altitude decompression sickness
||Aug. 1997, Vol.68, No.8, p.695-698. Illus. 15 ref.
||Data on 1,299 subject flight exposures in altitude chambers conducted during 1983-1994 were examined. Ages of subjects ranged 18-48 years. There was a trend towards increased susceptibility to decompression sickness with increasing age, with a particularly strong trend for individuals over 42 years of age.
||high altitude; decompression sickness
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)