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Ergonomics of heat and cold.
Tex Rep Biol Med 1975 Jan; 33(1):145-182
Review of the ergonomics of heat and cold. Topics include heat balance, physical work capacity, thermal stress effects on heart rate and core temperature, clothing, strain, wet bulb and globe temperature and heat tolerance, heat storage, heat acclimation, mental performance, psychophysics, insulation, local cooling, cold acclimation, guidelines and local protection.
NIOSH-Publication; NIOSH-Grant; Psychological-stress; Heat-stress; Human-factors-engineering; Thermal-regulation; Physiological-stress; Acclimatization; Environment; Personal-protective-equipment
Pennsylvania State University Noll Lab for Human Perf Res University Park, PA 16802
Issue of Publication
Texas Reports on Biology and Medicine
Pennsylvania State University Park, University Park, Pennsylvania
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