Ries Simons

Summary

Affiliation: TNO Quality of Life
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Leisure pilot license proposed for Europe: do you want such pilots crossing your flight path?
    Ries Simons
    Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research TNO, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:663-4. 2009
  2. ncbi [Night duty: increased risk of errors]
    Marinus Simons
    TNO Defensie en Veiligheid, afd Gedrag, training en prestatie, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A1041. 2009
  3. pmc Effects of dexamphetamine with and without alcohol on simulated driving
    Ries Simons
    Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, TNO Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research, P O Box 23, 3769 ZG, Soesterberg, Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:391-9. 2012
  4. ncbi Sleep and alertness in North Sea helicopter operations
    Ries Simons
    Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research TNO, P O Box 23, 3769 ZG Soesterberg, Netherlands
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:704-10. 2011
  5. ncbi Usefulness of temazepam and zaleplon to induce afternoon sleep
    Ries Simons
    TNO Human Factors, Aerospace Medicine Group, P O Box 23, 3769 ZG Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Mil Med 171:998-1001. 2006
  6. doi Cognitive Performance Effects of Bilastine 20 mg During 6 Hours at 8000 ft Cabin Altitude
    Pierre J L Valk
    TNO, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Aerosp Med Hum Perform 87:622-7. 2016
  7. ncbi Malaria prophylaxis for aircrew: safety of atovaquone/proguanil in healthy volunteers under aircraft cabin pressure conditions
    Ries Simons
    TNO Human Factors Institute, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    J Travel Med 12:210-6. 2005

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Publications7

  1. ncbi Leisure pilot license proposed for Europe: do you want such pilots crossing your flight path?
    Ries Simons
    Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research TNO, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Aviat Space Environ Med 80:663-4. 2009
    ..We argue that the proposed minimum age, validity period of the medical certificate, and issuance of certificates by general practitioners may increase the flight safety risk. Major revision of the proposed LPL regulation is recommended...
  2. ncbi [Night duty: increased risk of errors]
    Marinus Simons
    TNO Defensie en Veiligheid, afd Gedrag, training en prestatie, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:A1041. 2009
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  3. pmc Effects of dexamphetamine with and without alcohol on simulated driving
    Ries Simons
    Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, TNO Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research, P O Box 23, 3769 ZG, Soesterberg, Netherlands
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:391-9. 2012
    ..In party circuits dexamphetamine is frequently used in combination with alcohol. It is hypothesized that co-administration of dexamphetamine to alcohol might reduce the sedative effects of alcohol, but may potentiate risk-taking behaviour...
  4. ncbi Sleep and alertness in North Sea helicopter operations
    Ries Simons
    Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research TNO, P O Box 23, 3769 ZG Soesterberg, Netherlands
    Aviat Space Environ Med 82:704-10. 2011
    ..In the context of a Ministry of Transport program to improve safety levels of helicopter operations, we assessed effects of pre-duty sleep, pre-duty travel time, and workload factors on the alertness and vigilance of pilots...
  5. ncbi Usefulness of temazepam and zaleplon to induce afternoon sleep
    Ries Simons
    TNO Human Factors, Aerospace Medicine Group, P O Box 23, 3769 ZG Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Mil Med 171:998-1001. 2006
    ..Conclusion: Temazepam is useful to optimize a 4.5-hour afternoon sleep before overnight missions. Irrespective of hypnotic treatment, sleepiness and fatigue increased during the night shift...
  6. doi Cognitive Performance Effects of Bilastine 20 mg During 6 Hours at 8000 ft Cabin Altitude
    Pierre J L Valk
    TNO, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    Aerosp Med Hum Perform 87:622-7. 2016
    ..We assessed the effects of a single dose of bilastine 20 mg on alertness and complex task performance of healthy volunteers in a hypobaric chamber at 75.2 kPa (8000 ft/2438 m cabin altitude)...
  7. ncbi Malaria prophylaxis for aircrew: safety of atovaquone/proguanil in healthy volunteers under aircraft cabin pressure conditions
    Ries Simons
    TNO Human Factors Institute, Soesterberg, The Netherlands
    J Travel Med 12:210-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the risk of detrimental effects of atovaquone/proguanil on flight-related performance and alertness in healthy subjects under conditions of aircraft cabin pressure...