Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
- Modafinil as a replacement for dextroamphetamine for sustaining alertness in military helicopter pilotsArthur Estrada
Warfighter Health Division, U S Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, 6901 Ferrel Rd, P O Box 620577, Fort Rucker, AL 36362 0577, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 83:556-64. 2012..This study sought to establish the efficacy and safety of modafinil during actual flying operations, thus providing the operational validity desired to approve the use of modafinil for helicopter flight operations...
- Motion sickness prevention by an 8-Hz stroboscopic environment during air transportCatherine M Webb
U S Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, PO Box 620577, Fort Rucker, AL 36362, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 84:177-83. 2013..Stroboscopic illumination may prevent retinal slip by providing snapshots of the visual environment that are brief enough so each image is stationary on the retina...
- Airsickness prevention in helicopter passengersArthur Estrada
U S Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, Fort Rucker, AL 36362 0577, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:408-13. 2007..This study replicated the transport of soldiers in the cabin of an UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter performing many of the flight maneuvers potentially experienced in a night troop transport during turbulent conditions...