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Physiological responses of miners to emergency. Volume II: appendices.
Kamon E; Deno S; Vercruyssen M
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR 29(2)-85, 1984 Oct; :1-181
This report summarizes completed research pertaining to the reaction of human subjects exposed to self-contained breathing apparatus stressors during escape conditions (resistance breathing, CO2 breathing, hot air breathing, and static facepiece positive pressure breathing) and the development of an automated breathing and metabolic simulator. Volume II, the appendixes, contains detailed descriptions of the studies performed.
Mining research; Respiration; Physiology; Industrial medicine; Miners; Emergencies; Occupational safety and health
CP; Final Contract Report
NTIS Accession No.
OFR 29(2)-85; Contract-J0100092
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, OFR 29(2)-85
Pennsylvania State University
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