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Brain blood-flow changes during motion sicknessThe possibility of diminished blood flow in the brain is studied as one of the factors resulting from an increase in skeletal muscle blood volume concomitant with other characteristics of motion sickness. Thermistors are implanted in the thalamus of dogs and blood flow changes are recorded while they are subjected to sinusoidal movement on a two pole swing. Results of these initial steps in a proposed long term exploration of different areas of the brain are presented.
Document ID
19740010652
Document Type
Conference Paper
Authors
Johnson, W. H.
(Toronto Univ. Ontario)
Hsuen, J.
(Toronto Univ. Ontario)
Date Acquired
August 7, 2013
Publication Date
January 1, 1973
Publication Information
Publication: NASA, Washington Fifth Symp. on the Role of the Vestibular Organs in Space Exploration
Subject Category
Biosciences
Accession Number
74N18765
Distribution Limits
Public
Copyright
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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