aviation

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Summary: Design, development, manufacture, and operation of heavier-than-air aircraft.

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  1. ncbi G-induced loss of consciousness: case-control study of 78 G-Locs in the F-15, F-16, and A-10
    Nereyda L Sevilla
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:370-4. 2005
  2. ncbi Flight display dynamics and compensatory head movements in pilots
    Jeremy 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
  3. pmc Association between respiratory tract diseases and secondhand smoke exposure among never smoking flight attendants: a cross-sectional survey
    Jon O Ebbert
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Environ Health 6:28. 2007
  4. pmc 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. 2011
  5. pmc Error, stress, and teamwork in medicine and aviation: cross sectional surveys
    J B Sexton
    University of Texas Human Factors Research Project, 1609 Shoal Creek Boulevard, Austin, Texas 78701, USA
    BMJ 320:745-9. 2000
  6. doi Comparing safety climate in naval aviation and hospitals: implications for improving patient safety
    Sara J Singer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 35:134-46. 2010
  7. doi Aviation dentistry: current concepts and practice
    Y 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
  8. ncbi Functional magnetic resonance imaging of mental strategy in a simulated aviation performance task
    M Peres
    Institut de Medecine Aerospatiale du Service de Sante des Armees, Bretigny sur Orge, France
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:1218-31. 2000
  9. doi 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. 2009
  10. ncbi The challenge of regional accents for aviation English language proficiency standards: a study of difficulties in understanding in air traffic control-pilot communications
    T Tiewtrakul
    Department of Systems Engineering and Human Factors, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, UK
    Ergonomics 53:229-39. 2010

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Publications222 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi G-induced loss of consciousness: case-control study of 78 G-Locs in the F-15, F-16, and A-10
    Nereyda L Sevilla
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:370-4. 2005
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  2. ncbi Flight display dynamics and compensatory head movements in pilots
    Jeremy 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...
  3. pmc Association between respiratory tract diseases and secondhand smoke exposure among never smoking flight attendants: a cross-sectional survey
    Jon 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...
  4. pmc 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. 2011
    The aviation industry has made significant progress in identifying the skills and behaviors that result in effective teamwork...
  5. pmc Error, stress, and teamwork in medicine and aviation: cross sectional surveys
    J 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...
  6. doi Comparing safety climate in naval aviation and hospitals: implications for improving patient safety
    Sara 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...
  7. doi Aviation dentistry: current concepts and practice
    Y 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.
  8. ncbi Functional magnetic resonance imaging of mental strategy in a simulated aviation performance task
    M Peres
    Institut de Medecine Aerospatiale du Service de Sante des Armees, Bretigny sur Orge, France
    Aviat Space Environ Med 71:1218-31. 2000
    The 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.
  9. doi 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. 2009
    To quantify effects of aviation-based crew resource management training on patient safety-related behaviors and perceived personal empowerment.
  10. ncbi The challenge of regional accents for aviation English language proficiency standards: a study of difficulties in understanding in air traffic control-pilot communications
    T Tiewtrakul
    Department of Systems Engineering and Human Factors, Cranfield University, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, UK
    Ergonomics 53:229-39. 2010
    Although 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)...
  11. doi Risk management in mental health: applying lessons from commercial aviation
    Simon 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...
  12. ncbi 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 aging
    C 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 ..
  13. doi [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...
  14. doi A multicenter trial of aviation-style training for surgical teams
    Ken R Catchpole
    Quality Reliability Safety and Teamwork Unit, Nuffield Department of Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
    J Patient Saf 6:180-6. 2010
    This study measured the effect of aviation-style team training on 3 surgical teams from different specialties...
  15. ncbi [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 ..
  16. pmc A geospatial analysis of the effects of aviation gasoline on childhood blood lead levels
    Marie Lynn Miranda
    Children s Environmental Health Initiative, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:1513-6. 2011
    b>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.
  17. pmc The role of the airline transportation network in the prediction and predictability of global epidemics
    Vittoria 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...
  18. ncbi Safety lessons from aviation
    Phil Higton
    Terema Ltd, Meadfield, Three Gates Lane, Haslemere, Surrey
    Perfusion 20:191-3. 2005
    Thirty years ago the world of Commercial Aviation provided a challenging environment...
  19. doi Approaching the evidence basis for aviation-derived teamwork training in medicine
    Marina 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)...
  20. ncbi The age 60 rule: age discrimination in commercial aviation
    Robin 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. 2002
    The 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...
  21. ncbi Cataract formation mechanisms and risk in aviation and space crews
    Jeffrey A Jones
    NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:A56-66. 2007
    ....
  22. ncbi Assessing the impact of airline travel on the geographic spread of pandemic influenza
    Rebecca 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...
  23. ncbi Navigating towards improved surgical safety using aviation-based strategies
    Lillian S Kao
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, Texas 62008, USA
    J Surg Res 145:327-35. 2008
    Safety practices in the aviation industry are being increasingly adapted to healthcare in an effort to reduce medical errors and patient harm...
  24. pmc Translating teamwork behaviours from aviation to healthcare: development of behavioural markers for neonatal resuscitation
    E 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...
  25. ncbi The evolution of Crew Resource Management training in commercial aviation
    R L Helmreich
    Department of Psychology, Aerospace Crew Research Project, The University of Texas at Austin, USA
    Int J Aviat Psychol 9:19-32. 1999
    In 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...
  26. pmc The complexity of team training: what we have learned from aviation and its applications to medicine
    W 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.
  27. pmc How to turn a team of experts into an expert medical team: guidance from the aviation and military communities
    C 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...
  28. ncbi Patient handover from surgery to intensive care: using Formula 1 pit-stop and aviation models to improve safety and quality
    Ken R Catchpole
    Nuffield Department of Surgery, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Paediatr Anaesth 17:470-8. 2007
    We 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.
  29. pmc From aviation to medicine: applying concepts of aviation safety to risk management in ambulatory care
    R Wilf-Miron
    Department of Risk Management, Maccabi Healthcare Services, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:35-9. 2003
    The 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)...
  30. ncbi Public health impact of large airports
    W 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.
  31. pmc Understanding diagnostic errors in medicine: a lesson from aviation
    H 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...
  32. pmc Global traffic and disease vector dispersal
    Andrew 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...
  33. ncbi Changes in the ocular and nasal signs and symptoms of aircrews in relation to the ban on smoking on intercontinental flights
    G 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...
  34. ncbi Trends in cabin air quality of commercial aircraft: industry and passenger perspectives
    Martin 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...
  35. ncbi Risk factors of jet fuel combustion products
    Irene 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...
  36. ncbi Hearing in military pilots: one-time audiometry in pilots of fighters, transports, and helicopters
    Marc 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...
  37. ncbi 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...
  38. ncbi [Medical control on the state of pilots' health suffering from urologic diseases]
    A M Shelepov
    Voen Med Zh 327:55-61, 96. 2006
    The complexity of flying work and human factor significance increase the responsibility of aviation physician for health and high working capacity of the flying staff...
  39. ncbi Supporting trust calibration and the effective use of decision aids by presenting dynamic system confidence information
    John 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)...
  40. ncbi Approaches and landings at wrong airports: analysis of 54 incidents and 11 accidents, 1981-2004
    Alexander 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...
  41. ncbi Developing operator capacity estimates for supervisory control of autonomous vehicles
    M 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...
  42. ncbi Walk the flight line
    Waldo Waldman
    Occup Health Saf 76:27. 2007
  43. ncbi Self-reported flight hours vs. company records for epidemiologic studies of flight attendants
    Barbara 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...
  44. ncbi Eastern minds in western cockpits: meta-analysis of human factors in mishaps from three nations
    Wen Chin Li
    Psychology Department, National Defence University, Taiwan, Republic of China
    Aviat Space Environ Med 78:420-5. 2007
    b>Aviation accident rates vary in different regions; Asia and Africa have higher rates than Europe and America...
  45. ncbi Contact lenses and corrective flying spectacles in military aircrew--implications for flight safety
    Andrew 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...
  46. ncbi Neck exercises compared to muscle activation during aerial combat maneuvers
    Kevin 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...
  47. ncbi Dextroamphetamine use during B-2 combat missions
    David 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...
  48. ncbi [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
  49. ncbi Visual neglect: occurrence and patterns in pilots in a simulated overnight flight
    Michael 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...
  50. ncbi Modelling the risk of noise-induced hearing loss among military pilots
    Pentti Kuronen
    Finnish Air Force Headquarters, Tikkakoski, Finland
    Int J Audiol 43:79-84. 2004
    Noise is a significant risk factor in aviation, especially in military aviation...
  51. ncbi Midair collisions: limitations of the see-and-avoid concept in civil aviation
    C Craig Morris
    Bureau of Transportation Statistics, US Department of Transportation, Washington, DC 20590, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:357-65. 2005
    Midair 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.
  52. ncbi Aircraft crew radiation workplaces: comparison of measured and calculated ambient dose equivalent rate data using the EURADOS in-flight radiation data base
    Peter 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...
  53. ncbi Decisions, endings, and new beginnings
    Robert 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...
  54. ncbi Aviation medicine in the United Kingdom: from the end of World War I to the end of World War II, 1919-1945
    T Michael Gibson
    Corporate Health Ltd, Slough, Berkshire, UK
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:689-91. 2005
    This is the second of three brief papers that summarize the history of Aviation Medicine in the Royal Air Force...
  55. ncbi Psoriatic arthritis in a military aviator
    Daryl 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.
  56. ncbi Automation in future air traffic management: effects of decision aid reliability on controller performance and mental workload
    Ulla 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...
  57. ncbi Blood glucose awareness training helps return insulin-treated aviators to the cockpit
    Alon Grossman
    Israel Air Force Aeromedical Center, Israel
    Aviat Space Environ Med 76:586-8. 2005
    Insulin-treated diabetes mellitus has traditionally been considered disqualifying for aviation duties, the major concern being the risk of hypoglycemia...
  58. ncbi Diagnostic categories among 232 military aircrew with musculoskeletal disabilities
    Narinder 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...
  59. ncbi Phobic fear of flying in aircrews: epidemiological aspects and comorbidity
    Jesus 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...
  60. ncbi 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...
  61. ncbi Effects of conflict alerting system reliability and task difficulty on pilots' conflict detection with cockpit display of traffic information
    Xidong 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%)...
  62. ncbi A classification on human factor accident/incident of China civil aviation in recent twelve years
    Xiao 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...
  63. ncbi Human systems integration in remotely piloted aircraft operations
    Anthony 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. 2006
    The 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...
  64. ncbi Trans-femoral amputee pilots: criteria for return to the fighter cockpit
    Alon 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...
  65. ncbi Neck strength and myoelectric fatigue in fighter and helicopter pilots with a history of neck pain
    Bjorn 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...
  66. ncbi Human factors of powered flight: the Wright brothers' contributions
    Stanley 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...
  67. ncbi Preventing G-induced loss of consciousness: 20 years of operational experience
    Terence J Lyons
    Asian Office of Aerospace Research and Development, Tokyo, Japan
    Aviat Space Environ Med 75:150-3. 2004
    Although 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...
  68. ncbi Desensitizing a pilot with a phobic response to required helicopter underwater escape training
    Christopher 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...
  69. ncbi 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...
  70. ncbi [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
  71. ncbi Optic neuropathy following an altitude exposure
    Allan Steigleman
    Navy Experimental Diving Unit, Panama City, FL 32407, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 74:985-9. 2003
    ....
  72. ncbi World-wide radiation dosage calculations for air crew members
    K 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...
  73. ncbi [Respiratory equipment and air travel: what problems, what solutions?]
    D Foret
    Fédération ANTADIR, Paris, France
    Rev Mal Respir 24:4S37-4S41. 2007
  74. ncbi Production compilation: a simple mechanism to model complex skill acquisition
    Niels 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...
  75. ncbi Risk factors for injuries during military parachuting
    Joseph 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...
  76. ncbi Static line injuries of the biceps brachii in military parachutists
    Mart M F M Bressers
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1396-7; author reply 1397. 2003
  77. ncbi Configural features of helmet-mounted displays to enhance pilot situation awareness
    Joseph 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...
  78. ncbi Redefining the approach to aircrew protection: helicopter aircrew integrated life support systems
    Estrella M Forster
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:164-5. 2002
  79. ncbi Refuse-to-crash: NASA tackles loss of control
    John W Croft
    Aerosp Am 41:42-5. 2003
    ....
  80. ncbi [Medical-psychological aspects of flying training of pilots for informal aviation structure]
    S K Soldatov
    Aviakosm Ekolog Med 41:14-6. 2007
    The authors report the data of medical and psychological monitorized of in formal aviation pilots trained for flying motor-hang-planes...
  81. ncbi [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 ..
  82. ncbi Rupture of the pectoralis major muscle in a paratrooper
    Mahmut 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...
  83. ncbi Looking for an accident: glider pilots' visual management and potentially dangerous final turns
    Steve 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...
  84. ncbi Injury risk factors in parachuting and acceptability of the parachute ankle brace
    Joseph 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...
  85. ncbi The estimated full-scale intellectual abilities of U.S. Army aviators
    Kris 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...
  86. ncbi [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
  87. ncbi [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 ..
  88. ncbi Measurement of the energy spectrum of cosmic-ray induced neutrons aboard an ER-2 high-altitude airplane
    P 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...
  89. ncbi Galactic and solar radiation exposure to aircrew during a solar cycle
    B 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...
  90. ncbi Simulated parachute descent in the cold: thermal responses and manual performance
    S 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...
  91. doi Biodegradation of international jet A-1 aviation fuel by microorganisms isolated from aircraft tank and joint hydrant storage systems
    A 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...
  92. ncbi Maryland State Police Aviation Division. A model emergency medical system for our nation
    Richard 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...
  93. ncbi First-generation H1 antihistamines found in pilot fatalities of civil aviation accidents, 1990-2005
    Ahmet 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.
  94. ncbi Blood carbon monoxide and hydrogen cyanide concentrations in the fatalities of fire and non-fire associated civil aviation accidents, 1991-1998
    A K Chaturvedi
    Toxicology and Accident Research Laboratory AAM 610, Aeromedical Research Division, Federal Aviation Administration, US Department of Transportation, Civil Aeromedical Institute, Oklahoma City, OK 73125 5066, USA
    Forensic Sci Int 121:183-8. 2001
    Blood samples submitted to the Civil Aeromedical Institute (CAMI) from aviation accident fatalities are analyzed for carbon monoxide (CO), as carboxyhemoglobin (COHb), and hydrogen cyanide, as cyanide (CN(-))...
  95. ncbi An updated review of environmental estrogen and androgen mimics and antagonists
    C Sonnenschein
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Department of Anatomy and Cellular Biology, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 65:143-50. 1998
    ..b>Aviation crop dusters handling DDT were found to have reduced sperm counts, and workers at a plant producing the ..
  96. ncbi A pilot study evaluating surfactant on eustachian tube function in divers
    Christopher Duplessis
    Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory, Naval Submarine Base New London, Box 900, Groton, CT 06349 5900, USA
    Mil Med 173:1225-32. 2008
    Middle ear barotrauma (MEBT) is the most common medical complication in diving, aviation, and hyperbaric medicine. Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD) quantifies the inability to open the eustachian tube (ET), risking MEBT...
  97. ncbi Underwater sounds near a fuel receiving facility in western Hong Kong: relevance to dolphins
    B Würsig
    Texas A and M University, Department of Marine Biology, Galveston 77551, USA
    Mar Environ Res 54:129-45. 2002
    ..Hong Kong, small tankers (about 100 m long, cargo capacity about 6300 metric tons) began delivering fuel to the Aviation Fuel Receiving Facility (AFRF) just off Sha Chau Island, north of the airport...
  98. ncbi Clinical outcomes of naval aviation personnel with cholelithiasis
    R Wesley Farr
    Naval Aerospace Medical Institute, Pensacola, FL 32508, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 73:681-3. 2002
    This study examines the aeromedical outcomes of aviation personnel with asymptomatic cholelithiasis or those treated successfully with conventional (open) cholecystectomy (CC), laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC), or extracorporeal shock ..
  99. ncbi Methodology to estimate particulate matter emissions from certified commercial aircraft engines
    Roger L Wayson
    U S Department of Transportation, John A Volpe National Transportation Systems Center, Cambridge, MA USA
    J Air Waste Manag Assoc 59:91-100. 2009
    ..U.S. aviation activity is forecasted to triple by 2025, while at the same time, the U.S...
  100. ncbi Better trauma care. How Maryland does it
    John R Wish
    Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oregon, USA
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 15:79-89. 2005
    ..The world's premier statewide medical aviation division was made possible through a cooperative effort between the Maryland State Police Aviation Division and ..

Research Grants83

  1. Alcohol in Aviation and Motor Carriers
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..by applicant): The 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...
  2. Improving Geriatric Drug Safety in Underserved Practices
    Gurdev 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 ..
  3. Age-Related Longitudinal Changes in Aviator Performance
    Jerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2007
    Part 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 ".....
  4. Alcohol in Aviation and Motor Carriers
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The 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...
  5. Work Hour Regulation for Physician Trainees: Educational and Clinical Outcomes
    Kevin Volpp; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in 2003, long after similar regulations were implemented in trucking, aviation, and in other occupations where acute and chronic sleep deprivation raise significant concerns about safety...
  6. Work Hour Regulation for Physician Trainees: Educational and Clinical Outcomes
    Kevin G Volpp; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) in 2003, long after similar regulations were implemented in trucking, aviation, and in other occupations where acute and chronic sleep deprivation raise significant concerns about safety...
  7. National EMS Patient Safety Reporting System
    ROLLIN 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 ..
  8. Using Military & Aviation Simulation Experience to Impr*
    Jeanne Marie Guise; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The goal of this project is to bring simulation technology and team performance training, proven in aviation, the military, anesthesia, and other limited areas of medicine, to improve the process of obstetric care and ..
  9. ALCOHOL USE AND AVIATION SAFETY
    LEONARD ROSS; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..performance at low and moderate alcohol levels, and the dissemination of such information to the scientific and aviation communities...
  10. Team training based on organizational culture
    ROBERT HELMREICH; Fiscal Year: 2002
    DESCRIPTION: (PROVIDED BY APPLICANT) Human error in aviation and medicine has been linked to breakdowns in communication and teamwork, a professional culture that denies individual vulnerability to stress and fatigue, and organizational ..
  11. Team training based on organizational culture
    ROBERT HELMREICH; Fiscal Year: 2001
    DESCRIPTION: (PROVIDED BY APPLICANT) Human error in aviation and medicine has been linked to breakdowns in communication and teamwork, a professional culture that denies individual vulnerability to stress and fatigue, and organizational ..
  12. INCIDENT REPORTING IN NURSING HOMES
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..is significant because incident reporting systems have been used successfully in other disciples such as aviation safety to significantly augment safety initiatives...
  13. BIOBEHAVIORAL CORRELATES OF ACUTE ETHANOL WITHDRAWAL
    Frank 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...
  14. Great Plains Institute for Rural Health Services Resear*
    Mary Wakefield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..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 ..
  15. 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 ..
  16. ALCOHOL AND GENERAL AVIATION
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The broad, long-term objectives of this proposal are to better understand the role of alcohol in general aviation crashes and to improve aviation safety...
  17. ALCOHOL AND GENERAL AVIATION
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The broad, long-term objectives of this proposal are to better understand the role of alcohol in general aviation crashes and to improve aviation safety...
  18. ALCOHOL AND GENERAL AVIATION
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The broad, long-term objectives of this proposal are to better understand the role of alcohol in general aviation crashes and to improve aviation safety...
  19. ALCOHOL AND GENERAL AVIATION
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The broad, long-term objectives of this proposal are to better understand the role of alcohol in general aviation crashes and to improve aviation safety...
  20. ALCOHOL AND GENERAL AVIATION
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The broad, long-term objectives of this proposal are to better understand the role of alcohol in general aviation crashes and to improve aviation safety...
  21. Reducing Missed And Delayed Diagnoses In Cancer: Lessons From Aviation
    Hardeep Singh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..However, the situational awareness framework used in aviation safety research encompasses cognitive and system origins of pilots'decision-making errors and may offer ..
  22. Reducing Missed And Delayed Diagnoses In Cancer: Lessons From Aviation
    Hardeep Singh; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..However, the situational awareness framework used in aviation safety research encompasses cognitive and system origins of pilots'decision-making errors and may offer ..
  23. Alcohol in Aviation and Motor Carriers
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2010
    The 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...
  24. Alcohol in Aviation and Motor Carriers
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The 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...
  25. Alcohol in Aviation and Motor Carriers
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..by applicant): The 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...
  26. Alcohol in Aviation and Motor Carriers
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    The 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...
  27. Reducing Missed And Delayed Diagnoses In Cancer: Lessons From Aviation
    Hardeep Singh; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..However, the situational awareness framework used in aviation safety research encompasses cognitive and system origins of pilots' decision-making errors and may offer ..
  28. Alcohol Effects Simulator for Pilot Training
    ERIC 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...
  29. Alcohol Effects Simulator for Pilot Training
    ERIC CRAINE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..recognizes that alcohol plays a significant role in serious (fatal) aircraft accidents in all three major aviation sectors: general, commercial and military...
  30. Alcohol Effects Simulator for Pilot Training
    ERIC 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...
  31. Age-Related Longitudinal Changes in Aviator Performance
    Jerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Part 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 ".....
  32. Age-Related Longitudinal Changes in Aviator Performance
    Jerome A Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Part 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 ".....
  33. CENTER FOR ADVANCED MR TECHNOLOGY AT STANFORD
    Gary Glover; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Part 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 ".....
  34. AGE RELATED LONGITUDINAL CHANGES IN AVIATOR PERFORMANCE
    Jerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 1999
    Part 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 ".....
  35. ALCOHOL USE AND AVIATION SAFETY
    LEONARD ROSS; Fiscal Year: 1992
    The problem of alcohol use in aviation remains a serious concern. A significant number of aircraft accidents have been found to be alcohol related and many other not so identified may indeed have had alcohol involvement...
  36. Non-prescription Drug Training for Pilots
    ERIC 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 (..
  37. REPORTING SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF THE BLOOD SUPPLY
    Harold Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..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...
  38. REPORTING SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF THE BLOOD SUPPLY
    Harold 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...
  39. TEAMWORK AND ERROR IN NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..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 ..
  40. TEAMWORK AND ERROR IN NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE
    Eric 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 ..
  41. REPORTING SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF THE BLOOD SUPPLY
    Harold Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..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...
  42. REPORTING SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF THE BLOOD SUPPLY
    Harold Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..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...
  43. REPORTING SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY OF THE BLOOD SUPPLY
    Harold Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..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...
  44. Improving Geriatric Drug Safety in Underserved Practices
    Gurdev Singh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..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 ..
  45. Close call reporting and error reduction
    Sherry Martin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This project will also rely upon Dr. Helmreich?s experience in designing a near-miss reporting system for aviation (Aviation Safety Action Partnership, ASAP) and the extensive experience of the Performance Improvement Department ..
  46. Close call reporting and error reduction
    Sherry Martin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This project will also rely upon Dr. Helmreich?s experience in designing a near-miss reporting system for aviation (Aviation Safety Action Partnership, ASAP) and the extensive experience of the Performance Improvement Department ..
  47. Translating Safety Practices from Aviation to Healthcare
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..improve patient safety, the general public, policymakers, researchers, and health care providers often cite the aviation industry as an example to follow...
  48. SENSORY SUBSTITUTION FOR VESTIBULAR FUNCTION DEFICIT
    Mitchell 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.
  49. PILOT PERFORMANCE AND ALCOHOL
    Jerome Yesavage; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..for several years with the objective of better understanding the acute and hangover effects of alcohol on aviation ability...
  50. Videotaping to measure error
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Adopting an observational methodology from aviation, we propose to videotape a prospective cohort of trauma resuscitations at Memorial Hermann Hospital and thoracic ..
  51. Videotaping to measure error
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Adopting an observational methodology from aviation, we propose to videotape a prospective cohort of trauma resuscitations at Memorial Hermann Hospital and thoracic ..
  52. Translating Safety Practices from Aviation to Healthcare
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..improve patient safety, the general public, policymakers, researchers, and health care providers often cite the aviation industry as an example to follow...
  53. Translating Safety Practices from Aviation to Healthcare
    Eric 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...
  54. Translating Safety Practices from Aviation to Healthcare
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..improve patient safety, the general public, policymakers, researchers, and health care providers often cite the aviation industry as an example to follow...
  55. Translating Safety Practices from Aviation to Healthcare
    Eric Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..improve patient safety, the general public, policymakers, researchers, and health care providers often cite the aviation industry as an example to follow...
  56. AGING, EXPERTISE, TEXT ORGANIZATION, AND COMPREHENSION
    Daniel Morrow; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The domain of aviation is examined because it is well-defined, has real world importance, and should minimize age-cohort differences ..
  57. Portable Vehicle Simulator for Training Novice Drivers
    KONSTANTIN 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 ..
  58. GENERAL CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTER
    Edward Miller; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Research Center; the Walter Reed Army Institute for Research; the Department of Transportation; and the Federal Aviation Administration...
  59. Center for Safety in Emergency Care
    Robert 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 ..
  60. GENERAL CLINICAL RESEARCH CENTER
    Edward Miller; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Research Center; the Walter Reed Army Institute for Research; the Department of Transportation; and the Federal Aviation Administration...
  61. Center for Safety in Emergency Care
    Robert Wears; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..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 ..
  62. Center for Safety in Emergency Care
    Robert Wears; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..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 ..
  63. MRI and Decline of Aging Aviator Performance
    Joy Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..beyond that explained by measures of processing speed and working memory, APOE e4 carrier status, and aviation experience...
  64. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..objectives of this application are to better understand the effects of aging on pilot performance and to improve aviation safety...
  65. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of this application are to better understand the effects of aging on pilots' safety performance and to improve aviation safety...
  66. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of this application are to better understand the effects of aging on pilots' safety performance and to improve aviation safety...
  67. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..objectives of this application are to better understand the effects of aging on pilot performance and to improve aviation safety...
  68. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..this application are to better understand the effects of aging on pilots' safety performance and to improve aviation safety...
  69. In Situ Simulation to Detect and Prevent Near Misses during Critical Events
    William 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]
  70. PILOT AGING AND AVIATION SAFETY
    Guohua Li; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..of this application are to better understand the effects of aging on pilots' safety performance and to improve aviation safety...
  71. Wireless, Low-Maintenance Transdermal Alcohol Sensor
    LINDA TEMPELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3) Monitoring of professionals with or without known alcohol problems in positions involving public safety (aviation, nuclear, medical). 4) Monitoring drivers with prior DWI/DUI convictions...
  72. Wireless, Low-Maintenance Transdermal Alcohol Sensor
    LINDA 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...
  73. Wireless, Low-Maintenance Transdermal Alcohol Sensor
    LINDA TEMPELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..3) Monitoring of professionals with or without known alcohol problems in sensitive industries (aviation, nuclear). 4) Monitoring drivers with prior DWI/DUI convictions...
  74. EDUCATIONAL AIDS FOR INTRAOPERATIVE NEUROMONITORING
    RICHARD MOBERG; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..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...
  75. Wireless, Low-Maintenance Transdermal Alcohol Sensor
    LINDA TEMPELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..3) Monitoring of professionals with or without known alcohol problems in positions involving public safety (aviation, nuclear, medical). 4) Monitoring drivers with prior DWI/DUI convictions...
  76. EDUCATIONAL AIDS FOR INTRAOPERATIVE NEUROMONITORING
    RICHARD 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...
  77. Wireless, Low-Maintenance Transdermal Alcohol Sensor
    LINDA TEMPELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..3) Monitoring of professionals with or without known alcohol problems in positions involving public safety (aviation, nuclear, medical). 4) Monitoring drivers with prior DWI/DUI convictions...
  78. Wireless, Low-Maintenance Transdermal Alcohol Sensor
    LINDA TEMPELMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..3) Monitoring of professionals with or without known alcohol problems in positions involving public safety (aviation, nuclear, medical). 4) Monitoring drivers with prior DWI/DUI convictions...
  79. Patterns of Alcohol Use Among Airline Passengers
    DEBORAH GIRASEK; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This work will expand our understanding of a potentially risky behavior, and provide some scientific basis for making policy related to aviation safety.
  80. Patterns of Alcohol Use Among Airline Passengers
    DEBORAH 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.
  81. Patterns of Alcohol Use Among Airline Passengers
    DEBORAH GIRASEK; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This work will expand our understanding of a potentially risky behavior, and provide some scientific basis for making policy related to aviation safety.