Issues in development, evaluation and use of the NASA preflight adaptation trainer (PAT) by Norman E. Lane

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  • Stress (Physiology) -- Measurement -- Data processing.,
  • Astronaut performance.,
  • Astrronaut training.,
  • Microgravity.,
  • Motion sickness.,
  • Space adaptation syndrome.,
  • Space simulators.,
  • Training analysis.,
  • Training simulators.

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StatementNorman E. Lane and Robert S. Kennedy.
SeriesNASA CR -- 185608., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-185608.
ContributionsKennedy, R. S. 1936-, United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL16128746M

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