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Main Title The future of diving : 100 years of Haldane and beyond /
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Author Title of a Work
Lang, Michael A.
Brubakk, Alf O.
Haldane, J. S.
Boycott, A. E. (Arthur Edwin), 1877-1938.
Publisher Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 439770208
ISBN 9780978846053; 0978846052
Subjects Decompression (Physiology)--Congresses. ; Deep diving--Congresses. ; Dykning. ; Tryckfallssjuka. ; Decompression Sickness--Congresses. ; Diving--physiology--Congresses. ; Decompression--Congresses.
Additional Subjects Haldane, J. S.--(John Scott),--1860-1936--Congresses.
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  RC1015F88 2009 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 10/05/2009
ELBM  RC1015.F88 2009 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/02/2009
Collation [xiii], 286 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
"The symposium was convened by the Baromedical and Environmental Physiology Group of Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, Norway, on 18-19 December 2008"--Title page verso. Co-sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution and the Office of Naval Research. Shipping list no.: 2009-0460-P. Includes a reprint of "The Prevention of Compressed-Air Illness" by A.E. Boycott, G.C.C. Damant, and J.S. Haldane from the Journal of Hygiene, v. 8, no. 3 (June 1908), p. 342-443. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
J.S. Haldane, the first environmental physiologist / Alf O. Brubakk and Michael A. Lang -- Environmental physiology of the future / Richard E. Moon -- An introduction to clinical aspects of decompression illness (DCI) / Costantino Balestra -- Haldane still rules! / David J. Doolette -- Biochemical approach to decompression / Susan R. Kayar -- Exercise and decompression / Russell S. Richardson -- Diving medicine and the cellular stress response / George A. Perdrizet -- Individual risk of decompression sickness : possible effects of genomic or epigenomic variation altering gene expression / Andreas M²llerl²kken and Ingrid Eftedal -- Inducing HSP for protection against DCS : heat exposure before diving reduces bubble formation in man / Jean-Eric Blatteau [and others] -- Lack of signs of brain injury in rats on MRI after decompression / Marianne B. Havnes [and others] -- Exercise, endothelium, and diving physiology / éZeljko Dujiâc -- Animal experiments for evaluating decompression : development of the modern submarine escape method / Mikael Gennser -- Ultrasound for evaluating decompression / Olav S. Eftedal -- Current trends in ultrasound imaging technology, SURF imaging, and decompression induced microbubbles / Lasse L²vstakken, Andreas M²llerl²kken, and Svein-Erik Mêas²y -- The future of dive computers / Michael A. Lang and Sergio Angelini -- Breeding diving scientists : cloning, spawning, or cultivation? / ¢yvind Ellingsen -- National Centre for Hyperbaric and Diving Medicine / Marit Gr²nning -- Baromedical and Environmental Physiology Group (BAREN) / Alf O. Brubakk -- Physiopathology of decompression (PHYPODE) network / Francois Guerrero [and others] -- International cooperation in diving research / Matthew Swiergosz -- How do marine mammals avoid DCS? / Andreas Fahlman -- Does diving destroy the brain? / Stephen Daniels -- Effects of diving on the lung / Einar Thorsen -- The limits of breath-hold diving / Peter Lindholm -- Parameters of extreme environment diving / Michael A. Lang -- Creativity and improvisation as phenomena and acting potential in different contexts / Bj²rn Alterhaug. The symposium's 28 papers and 3 discussion sessions in this volume include a wide range of environmental research studies demonstrating the breadth and diversity of decompression physiology studies.