Margaret A Kolka

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Heat strain reduction by ice-based and vapor compression liquid cooling systems with a toxic agent protective uniform
    Bruce S Cadarette
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:665-72. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of revised fluid replacement guidelines for military training in hot weather
    Margaret A Kolka
    Thermal and Mountain Medicine Division, U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760 5001, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:242-6. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Intermittent microclimate cooling during exercise-heat stress in US army chemical protective clothing
    Bruce S Cadarette
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760 5007, USA
    Ergonomics 49:209-19. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Thermal comfort and sensation in men wearing a cooling system controlled by skin temperature
    Carrie R Vernieuw
    US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, Massachusetts 01760, USA
    Hum Factors 49:1033-44. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Upper body cooling during exercise-heat stress wearing the improved toxicological agent protective system for HAZMAT operations
    Bruce S Cadarette
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760 5007, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:510-5. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Skin temperature feedback optimizes microclimate cooling
    Lou A Stephenson
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Thermal and Mountain Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:377-82. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of intermittent, regional microclimate cooling
    Samuel N Cheuvront
    United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, Massachusetts 01760 5007, USA
    J Appl Physiol 94:1841-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of hospitalizations and deaths from heat illness in soldiers
    Robert Carter
    Thermal and Mountain Medicine Division, United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1338-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Model of human thermoregulation for intermittent regional cooling
    Xiaojiang Xu
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Biophysics and Biomedical Modeling Division, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:1065-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Branched-chain amino acid supplementation and human performance when hypohydrated in the heat
    Samuel N Cheuvront
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Thermal and Mountain Medicine Division, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760 5007, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1275-82. 2004

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Heat strain reduction by ice-based and vapor compression liquid cooling systems with a toxic agent protective uniform
    Bruce S Cadarette
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:665-72. 2002
    ..It was hypothesized that the cooling systems would be equally effective, and total body cooling would allow 4 h of physical work in the heat while wearing STEPO...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of revised fluid replacement guidelines for military training in hot weather
    Margaret A Kolka
    Thermal and Mountain Medicine Division, U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760 5001, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:242-6. 2003
    ..S. Army fluid replacement guidelines (REV) with the old guidelines (OLD) on daily changes in serum sodium concentration (Na+) and body mass (BM) during Basic Combat Training at Fort Benning, GA during two successive summers...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intermittent microclimate cooling during exercise-heat stress in US army chemical protective clothing
    Bruce S Cadarette
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760 5007, USA
    Ergonomics 49:209-19. 2006
    ..m(-2)) ( p < 0.05). These findings suggest that IC provided a favourable skin to LCG gradient for heat dissipation by conduction and reduced heat strain comparable to CC during exercise-heat stress in chemical protective clothing...
  4. ncbi request reprint Thermal comfort and sensation in men wearing a cooling system controlled by skin temperature
    Carrie R Vernieuw
    US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, Massachusetts 01760, USA
    Hum Factors 49:1033-44. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Upper body cooling during exercise-heat stress wearing the improved toxicological agent protective system for HAZMAT operations
    Bruce S Cadarette
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760 5007, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:510-5. 2003
    ..PICS could also be used with civilian Levels A and B PPE increasing work time and worker safety...
  6. ncbi request reprint Skin temperature feedback optimizes microclimate cooling
    Lou A Stephenson
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Thermal and Mountain Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:377-82. 2007
    ..A novel pulsed cooling paradigm (PCskin) integrating mean skin temperature (Tsk) feedback was compared with constant cooling (CC) or time-activated pulsed cooling (PC)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of intermittent, regional microclimate cooling
    Samuel N Cheuvront
    United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, Massachusetts 01760 5007, USA
    J Appl Physiol 94:1841-8. 2003
    ..These findings indicate that the IRC approach to MCC is a more efficient means of cooling when compared with CC paradigms and can improve MCC capacity by reducing power requirements...
  8. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of hospitalizations and deaths from heat illness in soldiers
    Robert Carter
    Thermal and Mountain Medicine Division, United States Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1338-44. 2005
    ..Serious heat illness has received considerable recent attention due to catastrophic heat waves in the United States and Europe, the deaths of high-profile athletes, and military deployments...
  9. ncbi request reprint Model of human thermoregulation for intermittent regional cooling
    Xiaojiang Xu
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Biophysics and Biomedical Modeling Division, Natick, MA 01760, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:1065-9. 2004
    ..In order to gain insight into IRC mechanisms, a mathematical model was developed to simulate thermal interaction between the human and IRC...
  10. ncbi request reprint Branched-chain amino acid supplementation and human performance when hypohydrated in the heat
    Samuel N Cheuvront
    U S Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine, Thermal and Mountain Medicine Division, Kansas St, Natick, MA 01760 5007, USA
    J Appl Physiol 97:1275-82. 2004
    ..BC did not alter time-trial performance, cognitive performance, mood, perceived exertion, or perceived thermal comfort. We conclude that BCAA does not alter exercise or cognitive performance in the heat when subjects are hypohydrated...