Summary: Design, development, manufacture, and operation of heavier-than-air aircraft.
Publications253 found, 100 shown here
- G-induced loss of consciousness: case-control study of 78 G-Locs in the F-15, F-16, and A-10Nereyda L Sevilla
Department of Preventive Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:370-4. 2005....
- Flight display dynamics and compensatory head movements in pilotsJeremy Beer
Laser Vehicle Engagement Simulator Laboratory, Naval Health Research Center Directed Energy Bioeffects Laboratory NHRC DET DEBL, 8315 Navy Road, Brooks AFB, TX 78235 5365, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:579-86. 2007..In a synthetic cockpit, the flight display was manipulated to test whether changing the visual reference frame would alter OKCR...
- Association between respiratory tract diseases and secondhand smoke exposure among never smoking flight attendants: a cross-sectional surveyJon O Ebbert
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Environ Health 6:28. 2007..We undertook this study to evaluate the association between accumulated flight time in smoky airplane cabins and respiratory tract diseases in a cohort of never smoking flight attendants...
- Error, stress, and teamwork in medicine and aviation: cross sectional surveysJ B Sexton
University of Texas Human Factors Research Project, 1609 Shoal Creek Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78701, USA
BMJ 320:745-9. 2000..To survey operating theatre and intensive care unit staff about attitudes concerning error, stress, and teamwork and to compare these attitudes with those of airline cockpit crew...
- A multicenter trial of aviation-style training for surgical teamsKen R Catchpole
Quality Reliability Safety and Teamwork Unit, Nuffield Department of Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
J Patient Saf 6:180-6. 2010This study measured the effect of aviation-style team training on 3 surgical teams from different specialties...
- Functional magnetic resonance imaging of mental strategy in a simulated aviation performance taskM Peres
Institut de Medecine Aerospatiale du Service de Sante des Armees, Bretigny sur Orge, France
Aviat Space Environ Med 71:1218-31. 2000The objective of this study was to analyze the sensory and cognitive functions associated with activated brain regions characterizing mental strategy relative to degree of expertise in aviation-related tasks.
- A geospatial analysis of the effects of aviation gasoline on childhood blood lead levelsMarie Lynn Miranda
Children s Environmental Health Initiative, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Environ Health Perspect 119:1513-6. 2011b>Aviation gasoline, commonly referred to as avgas, is a leaded fuel used in small aircraft. Recent concern about the effects of lead emissions from planes has motivated the U.S. Environmental Protection to consider regulating leaded avgas.
- The roles of COMT val158met status and aviation expertise in flight simulator performance and cognitive abilityQ Kennedy
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5550, USA
Behav Genet 41:700-8. 2011..effects extend to a real-world task, aircraft navigation performance in a flight simulator; and (3) determine if aviation expertise moderates any effect of COMT val158met status on flight simulator performance...
- Affective decision making under uncertainty during a plausible aviation task: an fMRI studyMickaël Causse
Institut Supérieur de l Aéronautique et de l Espace, Département Mathématiques, Informatique, Automatique, Universite de Toulouse, 10 avenue E Belin 31055 Toulouse Cedex 4, France
Neuroimage 71:19-29. 2013..We investigated this hypothesis by combining functional neuroimaging with an ecologically valid aviation task performed under contextual variation in incentive and situational uncertainty...
- Cost and workforce implications of subjecting all physicians to aviation industry work-hour restrictionsMichael Payette
School of Medicine, University of Connecticut, Farmington, CT, USA
Am J Surg 197:820-5; discussion 826-7. 2009Efforts to improve patient safety have attempted to incorporate aviation industry safety standards...
- Age and expertise effects in aviation decision making and flight control in a flight simulatorQuinn Kennedy
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 81:489-97. 2010Age (due to declines in cognitive abilities necessary for navigation) and level of aviation expertise are two factors that may affect aviation performance and decision making under adverse weather conditions...
- Alertness management in aviation operations: enhancing performance and sleepMark R Rosekind
Alertness Solutions, 1601 S DeAnza Blvd, Ste 200, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 77:1256-65. 2006..As a result, there has been growing interest in developing and implementing activities to improve alertness, performance, and safety in real-world operations where fatigue is a factor...
- The impact of brain size on pilot performance varies with aviation training and years of educationMaheen M Adamson
Department of Veterans Affairs and Sierra Pacific MIRECC, Palo Alto, California, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:412-23. 2010..The Stanford/VA Aviation Study examines the influence of specialized training and skill level (expertise) on age-related changes in ..
- Flight crew fatigue management in a more flexible regulatory environment: an overview of the New Zealand aviation industryT Leigh Signal
Sleep Wake Research Centre, Research School of Public Health, Massey University, Wellington, New Zealand
Chronobiol Int 25:373-88. 2008....
- Can aviation-based team training elicit sustainable behavioral change?Harry C Sax
Department of Surgery, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
Arch Surg 144:1133-7. 2009To quantify effects of aviation-based crew resource management training on patient safety-related behaviors and perceived personal empowerment.
- Monitoring antioxidant defenses and free radical production in space-flight, aviation and railway engine operators, for the prevention and treatment of oxidative stress, immunological impairment, and pre-mature cell agingC De Luca
Lab Tissue Engineering and Cutaneous Physiopathology, Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata IRCCS, Via Monti di Creta, Rome, Italy
Toxicol Ind Health 25:259-67. 2009..Long route aviation pilots display elevated oncogenic risk, connected with cosmic radiation overexposure, and high mortality rates ..
- The role of the airline transportation network in the prediction and predictability of global epidemicsVittoria Colizza
School of Informatics and Center for Biocomplexity, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47401, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:2015-20. 2006..These measures may be used for the analysis of containment policies and epidemic risk assessment...
- Teamwork and team training in the ICU: where do the similarities with aviation end?Tom W Reader
Institute of Social Psychology, London School of Economics, Houghton Street, London, UK, WC2A 2AE
Crit Care 15:313. 2011The aviation industry has made significant progress in identifying the skills and behaviors that result in effective teamwork...
- The age 60 rule: age discrimination in commercial aviationRobin Wilkening
Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 73:194-202. 2002The Federal Aviation Administration's Age 60 Rule, promulgated in 1959, prohibits airline pilots from working in Part 121 operations once they have reached the age of 60...
- Approaching the evidence basis for aviation-derived teamwork training in medicineMarina V Zeltser
UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, East Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
Am J Med Qual 25:13-23. 2010..Training on such topics has been adapted from teamwork training programs used in military and commercial aviation, called crew resource management (CRM)...
- Safety lessons from aviationPhil Higton
Terema Ltd, Meadfield, Three Gates Lane, Haslemere, Surrey
Perfusion 20:191-3. 2005Thirty years ago the world of Commercial Aviation provided a challenging environment...
- The complexity of team training: what we have learned from aviation and its applications to medicineW R Hamman
Qual Saf Health Care 13:i72-9. 2004..education in performing the research, identifying performance measurements, and modifying educational curricula for the advancement of interdisciplinary teams, based on the complexity of team training identified in commercial aviation.
- Navigating towards improved surgical safety using aviation-based strategiesLillian S Kao
Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 62008, USA
J Surg Res 145:327-35. 2008Safety practices in the aviation industry are being increasingly adapted to healthcare in an effort to reduce medical errors and patient harm...
- How to turn a team of experts into an expert medical team: guidance from the aviation and military communitiesC S Burke
Department of Psychology, and Institute for Simulation and Training, University of Central Florida, 3280 Progress Drive, Orlando, FL 32826 USA
Qual Saf Health Care 13:i96-104. 2004..Over the past 20 years the military and aviation communities have made a large investment in understanding teams and their requisite training requirements...
- Assessing the impact of airline travel on the geographic spread of pandemic influenzaRebecca F Grais
Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Eur J Epidemiol 18:1065-72. 2003..In addition, after recognition of pandemic onset in the focal city, the time lag for public health intervention is very short. These findings highlight the importance of coordinated global surveillance and pandemic planning...
- Cataract formation mechanisms and risk in aviation and space crewsJeffrey A Jones
NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:A56-66. 2007....
- From aviation to medicine: applying concepts of aviation safety to risk management in ambulatory careR Wilf-Miron
Department of Risk Management, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
Qual Saf Health Care 12:35-9. 2003The development of a medical risk management programme based on the aviation safety approach and its implementation in a large ambulatory healthcare organisation is described. The following key safety principles were applied: (1)...
- Understanding diagnostic errors in medicine: a lesson from aviationH Singh
Division of Health Policy and Quality, Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 15:159-64. 2006..Situational awareness is a model that is primarily used in aviation human factors research that can encompass both the cognitive and the systems roots of such errors...
- Global traffic and disease vector dispersalAndrew J Tatem
Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PS, United Kingdom
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:6242-7. 2006..In contrast, An. gambiae has rarely spread from Africa, which we suggest is partly due to the low volume of sea traffic from the continent and, until very recently, a European destination for most flights...
- The evolution of Crew Resource Management training in commercial aviationR L Helmreich
Department of Psychology, Aerospace Crew Research Project, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Int J Aviat Psychol 9:19-32. 1999In this study, we describe changes in the nature of Crew Resource Management (CRM) training in commercial aviation, including its shift from cockpit to crew resource management. Validation of the impact of CRM is discussed...
- The challenge of regional accents for aviation English language proficiency standards: a study of difficulties in understanding in air traffic control-pilot communicationsT Tiewtrakul
Department of Systems Engineering and Human Factors, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, UK
Ergonomics 53:229-39. 2010Although English has been the international aviation language since 1951, formal language proficiency testing for key aviation personnel has only recently been implemented by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)...
- Translating teamwork behaviours from aviation to healthcare: development of behavioural markers for neonatal resuscitationE J Thomas
The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Psychology, Human Factors Research Project, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 13:i57-64. 2004..recordings of neonatal resuscitations were used to identify some new teamwork behaviours, to translate existing aviation team behaviours to this setting, and to develop a data collection form...
- Risk management in mental health: applying lessons from commercial aviationSimon Hatcher
Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Australas Psychiatry 18:4-6. 2010..Commercial aviation has a similar task in preventing rare but catastrophic accidents...
- [Improvement of team competence in the operating room : Training programs from aviation]C E Schmidt
Geschäftsführung Kliniken der Stadt Köln gGmbH, Akademische Lehrkrankenhäuser der Universität zu Köln, Zentralverwaltung, Koln, Deutschland
Anaesthesist 59:717-22, 724-6. 2010..Human performance can be supported by well-trained interpersonal skills which are evolved in CRM training. In combination these training programs make a significant contribution to maintaining patient safety...
- Aviation dentistry: current concepts and practiceY Zadik
Zrifin Central Dental Clinic, The Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, The IDF Dental Forensic Team, Medical Corps, Israel Defense Forces, Jerusalem, Israel
Br Dent J 206:11-6. 2009..Moreover, dentists should prevent the creation of in-flight hazards when treating aircrew members. The aim of this article is to introduce the concepts of aviation (aerospace) medicine and dentistry.
- [Personal traits and a sense of job-related stress in a military aviation crew]Milanko Cabarkapa
Filozofski fakultet, Beograd, Srbija
Vojnosanit Pregl 68:143-9. 2011..Since these changes are particularly common in military aviation, this study examined the way military aviation crew experiences job-related stress during a regular aviation ..
- Patient handover from surgery to intensive care: using Formula 1 pit-stop and aviation models to improve safety and qualityKen R Catchpole
Nuffield Department of Surgery, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Paediatr Anaesth 17:470-8. 2007We aimed to improve the quality and safety of handover of patients from surgery to intensive care using the analogy of a Formula 1 pit stop and expertise from aviation.
- Comparing safety climate in naval aviation and hospitals: implications for improving patient safetySara J Singer
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 35:134-46. 2010..However, comparisons only among hospitals may underestimate the improvement required. Comparison of hospitals with analogous industries may provide a broader perspective on the safety status of our nation's hospitals...
- Public health impact of large airportsW Passchier
Health Council of The Netherlands, The Hague, The Netherlands
Rev Environ Health 15:83-96. 2000..It was concluded that, generally, integrated health assessments are not available. Such assessments, as part of sustainable mobility policy, should accompany the further development of the global aviation system.
- Changes in the ocular and nasal signs and symptoms of aircrews in relation to the ban on smoking on intercontinental flightsG Wieslander
Department of Medical Sciences and Asthma Research Centre, Uppsala University, University Hospital, Sweden
Scand J Work Environ Health 26:514-22. 2000..This study determined the influence of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) in aircraft on measured and perceived cabin air quality (CAQ), symptoms, tear-film stability, nasal patency, and biomarkers in nasal lavage fluid...
- Trends in cabin air quality of commercial aircraft: industry and passenger perspectivesMartin B Hocking
Department of Chemistry, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Rev Environ Health 17:1-49. 2002..Also suggested are some measures that passengers can take to help improve their comfort and decrease their risk of illness, particularly on long-haul flights...
- Risk factors of jet fuel combustion productsIrene Tesseraux
UMEG Umweltmessungen, Umwelterhebungen und Gerätesicherheit, Grossoberfeld 3, D 76135 Karlsruhe, Germany
Toxicol Lett 149:295-300. 2004..The analysis of such data shows that there is an impact on the air quality of the adjacent communities, but this impact does not result in levels higher than those in a typical urban environment...
- Aircraft crew radiation workplaces: comparison of measured and calculated ambient dose equivalent rate data using the EURADOS in-flight radiation data basePeter Beck
ARC Seibersdorf Research ARCS, Austria
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 118:182-9. 2006..Three observers from the Article 31 Group of Experts as well as one observer from the Joint Aviation Authorities (JAA) were also appointed. The European Commission funded the meetings...
- Injury risk factors in parachuting and acceptability of the parachute ankle braceJoseph J Knapik
Directorate of Epidemiology and Disease Surveillance, US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 79:689-94. 2008..This investigation examined risk factors for injuries during military parachute training and solicited attitudes and opinions regarding a parachute ankle brace (PAB) that has been shown to protect against ankle injuries...
- Dextroamphetamine use during B-2 combat missionsDavid N Kenagy
Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX 78236 5300, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:381-6. 2004..Sortie durations were long (16.9 h) from one field and very long (35.3 h) from the other. Controversy exists concerning the use of stimulant medication, in part because of a paucity of combat data...
- Visual neglect: occurrence and patterns in pilots in a simulated overnight flightMichael B Russo
US Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory, Fort Rucker, AL 36362, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:323-32. 2004..Visual perception was evaluated in military pilots during a simulated overnight flight to explore for the possible occurrence of visual neglect...
- Human factors of powered flight: the Wright brothers' contributionsStanley R Mohler
Wright State University, School of Medicine, Dayton, OH 45401, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:184-8. 2004..The Wrights' flight training school in Dayton included a flight simulator of their own design. The Wrights patented their practical airplane and flight control concepts, many of which are still in use today...
- Preventing G-induced loss of consciousness: 20 years of operational experienceTerence J Lyons
Asian Office of Aerospace Research and Development, Tokyo, Japan
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:150-3. 2004Although anecdotal reports of G-induced loss of consciousness (G-LOC) in military aviation date back to before 1920, regular reporting did not begin until 1982...
- Human systems integration in remotely piloted aircraft operationsAnthony P Tvaryanas
Unmanned Aircraft System Human Systems Integration Branch, 311th Human Systems Wing PER, U S Air Force, 2485 Gillingham Drive, Brooks City Base, TX 78235 5105, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 77:1278-82. 2006The role of humans in remotely piloted aircraft (RPAs) is qualitatively different from manned aviation, lessening the applicability of aerospace medicine human factors knowledge derived from traditional cockpits...
- Do short international layovers allow sufficient opportunity for pilots to recover?Nicole Lamond
The Centre for Sleep Research, The University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia
Chronobiol Int 23:1285-94. 2006..As a result, their response speed prior to the inbound flight is substantially slower than the response speed of flight crew with a longer layover...
- Modelling the risk of noise-induced hearing loss among military pilotsPentti Kuronen
Finnish Air Force Headquarters, Tikkakoski, Finland
Int J Audiol 43:79-84. 2004Noise is a significant risk factor in aviation, especially in military aviation...
- Decisions, endings, and new beginningsRobert F Dorr
Aerosp Am 43:6-8. 2005..The discussion of personnel recovery vehicles reports on development of an aircraft designed to rescue survivors during combat search and rescue missions...
- Trans-femoral amputee pilots: criteria for return to the fighter cockpitAlon Grossman
Israeli Air Force Aeromedical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:403-5. 2005..Adaptations are needed in the limb prostheses to enable the amputees to access the minimally spaced cockpit...
- Neck strength and myoelectric fatigue in fighter and helicopter pilots with a history of neck painBjorn Ang
Neurotec Department, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:375-80. 2005..The aim of this single-blinded cross-sectional study was to evaluate neck neuromuscular function in fighter and helicopter pilots who suffered from frequent neck pain...
- Midair collisions: limitations of the see-and-avoid concept in civil aviationC Craig Morris
Bureau of Transportation Statistics, US Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:357-65. 2005Midair collisions cause loss of life and property and undermine general aviation; they also represent failures of the see-and-avoid concept in air traffic control. This study identifies limitations of the see-and-avoid concept.
- Phobic fear of flying in aircrews: epidemiological aspects and comorbidityJesus Medialdea
Department of Psychiatry, Centro de Instrucción de Medicina Aerospacial, Madrid, Spain
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:566-8. 2005..Phobic fear of flying may affect aircrew members during any phase of their flying careers. Symptoms are beyond voluntary control and may lead patients to avoid flying and seek medical advice...
- Hearing in military pilots: one-time audiometry in pilots of fighters, transports, and helicoptersMarc Raynal
Hôspital d instruction des Armées HIA Percy, Clamart, France
Aviat Space Environ Med 77:57-61. 2006..We have determined the audiometric profiles of pilots as a function of age and type of aircraft (i.e., fighter, transport, helicopter) and have searched for risk factors of deafness other than noise in a pilot population...
- Diagnostic categories among 232 military aircrew with musculoskeletal disabilitiesNarinder Taneja
Department of Human Engineering and Human Factors, Institute of Aerospace Medicine, Indian Air Force, Bangalore, India
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:581-5. 2005..Analysis of the nature and cause of musculoskeletal disabilities can provide insight to assist in developing preventive and therapeutic intervention programs...
- Blood glucose awareness training helps return insulin-treated aviators to the cockpitAlon Grossman
Israel Air Force Aeromedical Center, Israel
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:586-8. 2005Insulin-treated diabetes mellitus has traditionally been considered disqualifying for aviation duties, the major concern being the risk of hypoglycemia...
- Pilot mental workload: how well do pilots really perform?Charles H Morris
Faculty of Engineering and Industrial Sciences, Swinburne University of Technology, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, 3122 Victoria, Australia
Ergonomics 49:1581-96. 2006..and allocation hierarchy of aviate-navigate-communicate was examined, a hierarchy commonly used within the aviation industry...
- Effects of conflict alerting system reliability and task difficulty on pilots' conflict detection with cockpit display of traffic informationXidong Xu
Aviation Safety, Commercial Airplanes, The Boeing Company, P O Box 3707 MC 67 TC, Seattle, WA 98124 2207, USA
Ergonomics 50:112-30. 2007..The results point to the benefits of even imperfect automation in the strategic alerts characteristic of the CDTI, at least as long as this reliability remains high (above 80%)...
- A classification on human factor accident/incident of China civil aviation in recent twelve yearsXiao Li Luo
Civil Aviation Flight University of China, Sichuan Guanghan
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing) 17:318-21. 2004..To study human factor accident/incident occurred during 1990-2001 using new classification standard...
- Automation in future air traffic management: effects of decision aid reliability on controller performance and mental workloadUlla Metzger
Catholic University of America, Washington, DC, USA
Hum Factors 47:35-49. 2005..Potential or actual applications of the results include the design of automation and procedures for future air traffic control systems...
- Contact lenses and corrective flying spectacles in military aircrew--implications for flight safetyAndrew M Partner
Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, University Hospital Birmingham, Selly Oak Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:661-5. 2005..We also asked if they had experienced any flight safety incidents (FSI) relating to their refractive correction...
- Psoriatic arthritis in a military aviatorDaryl J Sulit
Marine Corps Air Station, Naval Branch Health Clinic, Beaufort, SC 29904 5020, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:684-8. 2005..We also review the medical literature on psoriatic arthritis disease and etanercept and discuss their aeromedical implications in military aviation.
- Self-reported flight hours vs. company records for epidemiologic studies of flight attendantsBarbara Grajewski
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:806-10. 2004..Although there is increased interest in health effects studies of aircrew members, the differences between self-reported work history and company records, including effects on exposure assessment, are poorly characterized...
- Rupture of the pectoralis major muscle in a paratrooperMahmut Komurcu
Department of Orthopedics, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
Aviat Space Environ Med 75:81-4. 2004..Prevention of this type of altitude injury would be possible by applying the fundamentals of parachuting...
- [Estimated cosmic radiation doses for flight personnel]Ying jin Feng
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing) 15:265-9. 2002..S. Federal Aviation Administration was used to calculate the effective dose of galactic cosmic radiation along the air lines, and to ..
- Measurement of the energy spectrum of cosmic-ray induced neutrons aboard an ER-2 high-altitude airplaneP Goldhagen
U S Department of Energy, Environmental Measurements Laboratory, New York, NY 10014 4811, USA
Nucl Instrum Methods Phys Res A 476:42-51. 2002..In all cases, ambient dose equivalent was greater than effective dose for cosmic-ray neutrons...
- [Pathologic changes induced by sustained acceleration]Chang lu Zhan
Institute of Aviation Medicine, Air Force, Beijing, China
Space Med Med Eng (Beijing) 15:74-8. 2002..With raise of aircraft performance, acceleration problem is becoming more and more serious. Aviation medical workers should pay good attention to these changes and the use of high performance anti-G measures in ..
- Eastern minds in western cockpits: meta-analysis of human factors in mishaps from three nationsWen Chin Li
Psychology Department, National Defence University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:420-5. 2007b>Aviation accident rates vary in different regions; Asia and Africa have higher rates than Europe and America...
- Redefining the approach to aircrew protection: helicopter aircrew integrated life support systemsEstrella M Forster
Aviat Space Environ Med 73:164-5. 2002
- Configural features of helmet-mounted displays to enhance pilot situation awarenessJoseph C Jenkins
Department of Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, 207 Russ Engineering Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, OH 45435, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 79:397-407. 2008..Configural displays have been shown to provide better performance for integration tasks, yet the design aspects of these displays which affect the formation of operator SA have not been determined...
- Neck exercises compared to muscle activation during aerial combat maneuversKevin J Netto
School of Science and Primary Industries, Charles Darwin University, Darwin, Northern Territory 0909, Australia
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:478-84. 2007..However, there is little known about these exercises in comparison to the demands on the neck musculature in flight...
- Aviation medicine in the United Kingdom: from the end of World War I to the end of World War II, 1919-1945T Michael Gibson
Corporate Health Ltd, Slough, Berkshire, UK
Aviat Space Environ Med 76:689-91. 2005This is the second of three brief papers that summarize the history of Aviation Medicine in the Royal Air Force...
- The estimated full-scale intellectual abilities of U.S. Army aviatorsKris Kratz
Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:B261-7. 2007..Similarly, no research has assessed the generalizability of U.S. Air Force (USAF) research on premorbid aviator intellectual abilities to U.S. Army aviators...
- [Medical-psychological aspects of flying training of pilots for informal aviation structure]S K Soldatov
Aviakosm Ekolog Med 41:14-6. 2007The authors report the data of medical and psychological monitorized of in formal aviation pilots trained for flying motor-hang-planes...
- [What are the peculiarities of management in respiratory insufficiency patients coupled with air travel? Air travel in patients undergoing long-term oxygen therapy]J Gonzalez-Bermejo
Service de Pneumologie et Réanimation et Centre SLA Ile de France, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
Rev Mal Respir 24:4S30-4S33. 2007
- Looking for an accident: glider pilots' visual management and potentially dangerous final turnsSteve Jarvis
Human Factors Department, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire MK43 0AL, UK
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:597-600. 2007..Accidents caused by spinning from low turns continue to kill glider pilots despite the introduction of specific exercises aimed at increasing pilot awareness and recognition of this issue...
- Desensitizing a pilot with a phobic response to required helicopter underwater escape trainingChristopher J Brooks
Survival Systems Ltd, 40 Mount Hope Ave, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia B2Y 4K9
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:618-23. 2007..A systematic desensitization program designed to help aircrew who have a phobic anxiety of the Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET) has been developed...
- [The influence of initial functional activity on adaptation responses of pilots' organism during standard veloergometric load]Iu K Churilov
Voen Med Zh 328:43-9. 2007
- [What are the peculiarities of management of respiratory insufficiency patients coupled with air travel? Air travel in patients undergoing mechanical ventilation]D Orlikowski
Service de réanimation médicale et pôle de ventilation a domicile, Hopital Raymond Poincare, Garches, France
Rev Mal Respir 24:4S34-4S36. 2007
- [Respiratory equipment and air travel: what problems, what solutions?]D Foret
Fédération ANTADIR, Paris, France
Rev Mal Respir 24:4S37-4S41. 2007
- Galactic and solar radiation exposure to aircrew during a solar cycleB J Lewis
Royal Military College of Canada, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Kingston, Ontario
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 102:207-27. 2002..This model has been compared to results obtained during recent solar flare events...
- Supporting trust calibration and the effective use of decision aids by presenting dynamic system confidence informationJohn M McGuirl
Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA
Hum Factors 48:656-65. 2006..To examine whether continually updated information about a system's confidence in its ability to perform assigned tasks improves operators' trust calibration in, and use of, an automated decision support system (DSS)...
- Optic neuropathy following an altitude exposureAllan Steigleman
Navy Experimental Diving Unit, Panama City, FL 32407, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 74:985-9. 2003....
- Risk factors for injuries during military parachutingJoseph J Knapik
U S Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 74:768-74. 2003..Parachuting is an activity performed by a variety of occupational groups including the military, firefighters (smoke jumpers), and rescue groups...
- Permanent flying disqualifications of USAF pilots and navigators (1995-1999)Brian F McCrary
US Air Force School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX, USA
Aviat Space Environ Med 73:1117-21. 2002..The purpose of this study is to update the literature and to demonstrate that USAF efforts during the past 19 yr have improved our ability to retain experienced aviators...
- Production compilation: a simple mechanism to model complex skill acquisitionNiels A Taatgen
Department Artificial Intelligence, University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Hum Factors 45:61-76. 2003..Actual or potential applications of this research include the evaluation of user interfaces, the design of systems that support learning, and the building of user models...
- Developing operator capacity estimates for supervisory control of autonomous vehiclesM L Cummings
Humans and Automation Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Hum Factors 49:1-15. 2007..This study examined operators' capacity to successfully reallocate highly autonomous in-flight missiles to time-sensitive targets while performing secondary tasks of varying complexity...
- Refuse-to-crash: NASA tackles loss of controlJohn W Croft
Aerosp Am 41:42-5. 2003....
- Walk the flight lineWaldo Waldman
Occup Health Saf 76:27. 2007
- Approaches and landings at wrong airports: analysis of 54 incidents and 11 accidents, 1981-2004Alexander J De Voogt
Department of Work and Organizational Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:117-20. 2007..The objective was to gain insight into the circumstances of a wrong airport approach or landing as well as the moment at which the navigation error became apparent to the pilot...
- [Medical control on the state of pilots' health suffering from urologic diseases]A M Shelepov
Voen Med Zh 327:55-61, 96. 2006The complexity of flying work and human factor significance increase the responsibility of aviation physician for health and high working capacity of the flying staff...
- World-wide radiation dosage calculations for air crew membersK O'BRIEN
Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, USA
Adv Space Res 31:835-40. 2003..The program is now utilized by airline companies around the world and provides unification for subsequent world-wide studies on the effects of natural radiation on aircrew members...
- Simulated parachute descent in the cold: thermal responses and manual performanceS Rissanen
Oulu Regional Institute of Occupational Health, Laboratory of Physiology, Finland
Aviat Space Environ Med 73:1100-5. 2002..Ejection from a fighter aircraft can expose the pilot to extreme cold and windy conditions. Knowledge of the effects of such conditions on thermal responses and performance of the pilot is scarce...
- Static line injuries of the biceps brachii in military parachutistsMart M F M Bressers
J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1396-7; author reply 1397. 2003
- Biodegradation of international jet A-1 aviation fuel by microorganisms isolated from aircraft tank and joint hydrant storage systemsA Y Itah
University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 83:318-27. 2009..The results imply that aviation fuel could be biodegraded by hydrocarbonoclastic microorganisms...
- Maryland State Police Aviation Division. A model emergency medical system for our nationRichard F Edlich
De Camp Burn and Wound Healing Center, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
J Long Term Eff Med Implants 14:401-14. 2004..First we will describe each of the components of the Maryland State Police Aviation Division...
- First-generation H1 antihistamines found in pilot fatalities of civil aviation accidents, 1990-2005Ahmet Sen
Department of Aerospace Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Eskisehir, Turkey
Aviat Space Environ Med 78:514-22. 2007..Such side effects could impair performance and, thus, could be the cause or a factor in accidents. Therefore, the prevalence of these antagonists was evaluated in aviation accident pilot fatalities.
- Improving Geriatric Drug Safety in Underserved PracticesGurdev Singh; Fiscal Year: 2007..of objectively assessing the impact of a CRM (adapted Crew Resource Management approach proven successful in aviation as well as some inpatient medical settings) intervention on reducing medication errors among geriatric patients ..
- Just-In-Time Methods For Understanding Near-misses, Injuries &Risk FactorsNancy M Daraiseh; Fiscal Year: 2013..of near-misses has long been integrated in the surveillance systems of other high-risk industries such as aviation, nuclear facilities and the military because each occurrence contributes to an understanding of potential failure ..
- Alcohol Effects Simulator for Pilot TrainingERIC R CRAINE; Fiscal Year: 2010..recognizes that alcohol plays a significant role in serious (fatal) aircraft accidents in all three major aviation sectors: general, commercial and military...
- Age-Related Longitudinal Changes in Aviator PerformanceJerome A Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2010Part 121 of the Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs, 121.383c) contains a provision for mandatory retirement of airline pilots at age 60. The "Age-60 Rule" was established in 1959 with ".....
- Does Teamwork Mediate Relationship between Partner Familiarity and EMT Injuries?PAUL D PATTERSON; Fiscal Year: 2013..Prior research in aviation link this type of configuration to accidents, errors, and poor teamwork engagement...
- Non-prescription Drug Training for PilotsERIC R CRAINE; Fiscal Year: 2010..This requirement, specified in the aviation medicine literature, recognizes that over-the-counter drug (OTCD) abuse plays a significant role in serious (..
- Near Miss Narratives from the Fire Service: A Bayesian AnalysisJennifer Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2012..Near miss reporting systems have made major contributions to safety in such industries as aviation, nuclear power, petrochemical processing, steel production, and military operations, because the same patterns of ..
- National EMS Patient Safety Reporting SystemROLLIN FAIRBANKS; Fiscal Year: 2005..Use of a reporting system modeled after the successful Aviation Safety Reporting System (ASRS) has been demonstrated to be effective in this role in non-aviation, health-related ..
- BIOBEHAVIORAL CORRELATES OF ACUTE ETHANOL WITHDRAWALFrank Holloway; Fiscal Year: 1999..g., automobile driving) and even disastrous results (e.g., health care or aviation industries). However, its role in alcohol abuse and alcoholism is still poorly understood...
- Great Plains Institute for Rural Health Services Resear*Mary Wakefield; Fiscal Year: 2007..A key consideration in the research proposal focuses on aviation and error management issues such as communication, leadership, planning and vigilance as factors that have ..
- Alcohol Effects Simulator for Pilot TrainingERIC CRAINE; Fiscal Year: 2007..recognizes that alcohol plays a significant role in serious (fatal) aircraft accidents in all three major aviation sectors: general, commercial and military...
- AGE RELATED LONGITUDINAL CHANGES IN AVIATOR PERFORMANCEJerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 1999Part 121 of the Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs, 121.383c) contains a provision for mandatory retirement of airline pilots at age 60. The "Age-60 Rule" was established in 1959 with ".....
- TEAMWORK AND ERROR IN NEONATAL INTENSIVE CAREEric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2001..Many of these questions have been answered for the aviation industry and the research group that led that effort is a critical element of the research team assembled for ..
- REPORTING SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF THE BLOOD SUPPLYHarold Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2002..The development and operation of near-miss event reporting systems in other error critical fields such as aviation and nuclear power represent one approach to dealing with error...
- SENSORY SUBSTITUTION FOR VESTIBULAR FUNCTION DEFICITMitchell Tyler; Fiscal Year: 2001..A major medical products manufacturer has already expressed interest in the device. Commercialization of the potential applications in aviation will also be explored.
- PILOT PERFORMANCE AND ALCOHOLJerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 1993..for several years with the objective of better understanding the acute and hangover effects of alcohol on aviation ability...
- Translating Safety Practices from Aviation to HealthcareEric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2005..improve patient safety, the general public, policymakers, researchers, and health care providers often cite the aviation industry as an example to follow...
- AGING, EXPERTISE, TEXT ORGANIZATION, AND COMPREHENSIONDaniel Morrow; Fiscal Year: 1991..The domain of aviation is examined because it is well-defined, has real world importance, and should minimize age-cohort differences ..
- Portable Vehicle Simulator for Training Novice DriversKONSTANTIN SIZOV; Fiscal Year: 2004..In applications as diverse as commercial aviation and nuclear power plant control, simulators have become so well accepted that individuals can be fully trained ..
- Center for Safety in Emergency CareRobert Wears; Fiscal Year: 2003..care similar to that played by the NASA Ames Research Center, the Air Safety Reporting System, and the NTSB in aviation. The center will develop expertise in four domains fundamental to patient safety research: the cognitive ..
- EDUCATIONAL AIDS FOR INTRAOPERATIVE NEUROMONITORINGRICHARD MOBERG; Fiscal Year: 2006..The development effort will make use of educational technology developed in the aviation industry and by the military and will combine that with our abilities to create realistic 3-D environments...
- Wireless, Low-Maintenance Transdermal Alcohol SensorLINDA TEMPELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003..3) Monitoring of professionals with or without known alcohol problems in sensitive industries (aviation, nuclear). 4) Monitoring drivers with prior DWI/DUI convictions...
- Patterns of Alcohol Use Among Airline PassengersDEBORAH GIRASEK; Fiscal Year: 2006..This work will expand our understanding of a potentially risky behavior, and provide some scientific basis for making policy related to aviation safety.
- In Situ Simulation to Detect and Prevent Near Misses during Critical EventsWilliam Riley; Fiscal Year: 2007..Our intervention to improve patient safety is based on an advanced set of event sets and debriefing techniques in use by the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA). [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]
- CONFERENCE ON COMMUNICATION AND PATIENT SAFETYJAY CALLAHAN; Fiscal Year: 2001..In addition, a powerful one-act play on aviation communication and safety, "Charlie-Victor-Romeo," will be presented...
- PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETYGuohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2007..this application are to better understand the effects of aging on pilots' safety performance and to improve aviation safety...
- Alcohol in Aviation and Motor CarriersGuohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2010The broad, long-term objectives of this proposal are to better understand the role of alcohol in aviation and motor carrier accidents and to improve transportation safety...
- Light Treatment for Sleep/Wake Disturbances ADJerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2008..Outcome will be documented by objective circadian activity rhythm parameters and standard sleep/wake measures both assessed by actigraphy. ..
- TREATMENTS FOR INSOMNIAJerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2003..This five-year application will ultimately include 90 treatment subjects aged >60 years (three groups of 30 each). ..
- Conference Support 'Video: A Tool for Research'Colin Mackenzie; Fiscal Year: 2002..in conjunction with the Human Factors and Ergonomic Society, will bring together experts in video acquisition and analysis from different domains including human factors, industry, medical, nursing military and aviation.
- MRI and Decline of Aging Aviator PerformanceJoy Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2007..beyond that explained by measures of processing speed and working memory, APOE e4 carrier status, and aviation experience...
- Evaluating Nicotine Lozenges for Treatment of Smokeless Tobacco AddictionJon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2009..No drug therapies have been shown to be effective for helping smokeless tobacco users quit for good. The purpose of this study is to test drugs that can be used to help smokeless tobacco users quit for good. ..
- Interdisciplinary Training-Alcohol, Injury, & ViolenceSusan Baker; Fiscal Year: 2005..The program aims to develop creative and independent investigators, well prepared to contribute to amelioration of alcohol-related injury. ..
- Brief Dental Office Intervention with Tobacco QuitlineJon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2005..S. adult population smoking; and 3) 75% of smokers quitting for at least one day or longer because they are trying to quit. ..
- High Dose Nicotine Patch Therapy for Spit Tobacco UsersJon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2004..Our goal is to reduce the prevalence of ST use and decrease the incidence of oropharyngeal cancer through the development of effective treatment options for ST users. ..
- Individual Differences in Response to Sleep DeprivationHANS VAN DONGEN; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Predictors of Skin Cancer in Commercial Airline PilotsJoyce Nicholas; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Improving Safety and Quality with Integrated TechnologyJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2006..The findings, though applied specifically for OB, can be applied to many areas of medicine and surgery. The findings will provide inpatient and outpatient HIT stakeholders needed information to make important decisions. ..
- Developmental Neurotoxicity of Phthalate EstersBernard Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2008..The proposed research will examine this question in rats, and translate its implications into human relevance. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Effect of Pulmonary Interstitial Edema on Gas ExchangeG Prisk; Fiscal Year: 2009..3) Define and quantify the relationship between alterations in the heterogeneity of pulmonary blood flow and lung water content using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) and X-ray techniques. ..
- Induction of suppression for Islet TransplantationZandong Yang; Fiscal Year: 2003..This study will provide an experimental strategy of using AAV vlL-10 gene therapy to investigate immunosuppression induction in islet transplantation. ..
- PRACTICAL CIRCADIAN INTERVENTIONS FOR NIGHT SHIFT WORKCHARMANE EASTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007..This work will have important implications for the health, safety, and well being of the night shift worker. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Phase response curves for home remedies to treat circadian misalignmentCharmane I Eastman; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Air Pollution and Adverse Birth OutcomesBeate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Neuroendocrine Regulation of Sleep in PTSDThomas Neylan; Fiscal Year: 2008..Finally, the results from the study have implications for the clinical applicability of CRF receptor antagonists, which continue to be developed. ..
- Mentored Training in Research on ArsenicCraig Steinmaus; Fiscal Year: 2005..This project will involve the development of all major aspects of study design and implementation with the ultimate goal of preparing an investigation that will provide dose-response data useful in drinking water regulation. ..
- Integrity of the Pulmonary Blood-Gas BarrierJohn West; Fiscal Year: 2007..In addition, at the more basic level, this research is devoted to a fundamental biological dilemma of the lung, namely how the blood-gas barrier combines extreme thinness with immense strength. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Translational Research on Extinction and PTSDBarbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2005..Currently, no such interventions with proven efficacy exist. ..
- Virtuality Reality Cue Exposure for Crack CocaineBarbara Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2003..The long-term objectives to be achieved in Phase II include the development and testing of the treatment of crack cocaine dependence using VR cue exposure therapy in a controlled design. ..
- Duke Center for Geospatial Medicine (RMI)Marie Lynn Miranda; Fiscal Year: 2006..Using neural tube defects as a prototype health endpoint, we will develop a generalized framework for applying these methods to a wide variety of health endpoints, including autism, asthma, ADHD, and obesity. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effects of Short and Long Nights on the Circadian ClockCHARMANE EASTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006..This work has important implications for the sleep deprived general population and for jet travelers and night shift workers who must phase shift their circadian rhythms in order to adjust to phase shifts in their light/dark cycle. ..
- The Epidemiology of Fecal Incontinence after ChildbirthJeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2004..These data will provide a better understanding of the extent of the problem and will provide data essential for future trials of prevention and treatment of fecal incontinence. ..
- Neurotoxic Interactions of Different Forms of MercuryBernard Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2007..The acquisition of these data offers a firm foundation for determining the risks to neurobehavioral development of concurrent exposures to both mercury species. ..
- SMALL GRANT PROGRAM FOR CONFERENCE SUPPORTDavid Baker; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Ergonomic Interventions for Garment WorkBeate Ritz; Fiscal Year: 2004..This study will provide employers, employees and public agencies with evidence of the effectiveness of ergonomic interventions in order to guide health and safety policy. ..
- Preparing rural and urban hospitals to improve safety culture through simulationDavid Gaba; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will also use multiple methods, including process measures and participant evaluations, to evaluate simulation qualitatively. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Deposition of 0.5 to 2 Micron Aerosol in the Human LungG Prisk; Fiscal Year: 2003..5 to 1 micron). Such information will provide a much-improved basis for the assessment of exposure to small inhaled particles both in long duration spaceflight and on Earth. ..
- Cognitive Enhancer May Facilitate Behavioral ExposureBarbara O Rothbaum; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..