- Oral antioxidant supplementation does not prevent acute mountain sickness: double blind, randomized placebo-controlled trialJ K Baillie
Department of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, University of Edinburgh, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
QJM 102:341-8. 2009..Acute mountain sickness may be caused by cerebrovascular fluid leakage due to oxidative damage to the endothelium. This may be reduced by oral antioxidant supplementation...
- High altitude pulmonary oedemaD P Hall
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
J R Army Med Corps 157:68-72. 2011..altitude.org/hape.php. HAPE has direct relevance to military training and operations and is likely to be the leading cause of death at high altitude...