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Accession Number ADA582156
Title Preliminary Model of Acute Mountain Sickness Severity.
Publication Date Oct 2010
Media Count 9p
Personal Author B. A. Beidleman C. H. Schmid C. S. Fulco H. Tighiouart S. R. Muza
Abstract Altitude illness severely limits operational effectiveness of dismounted Warriors in mountainous terrains. Commanders, therefore, need accurate estimates and predictors of Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), the most common altitude illness, to effectively plan and manage missions to altitude.
Keywords Altitude sickness
Ams(Acute mountain sickness)
Military operations
Nato furnished
Statistical analysis

Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 57E - Clinical Medicine
74G - Military Operations, Strategy, & Tactics
Corporate Author Army Research Inst. of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA. Thermal and Mountain Medicine Div.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1326
Contract Number N/A

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