Bibliography: p. 175-177.
|Series||Air Force pamphlet, AFP 160-10-4|
|LC Classifications||RC1075 .U45|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||189|
|LC Control Number||61060264|
Physiology of flight. [Washington] Dept. of the Air Force  (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: United States. Air Force Medical Service. OCLC Number: Description: pages illustrations (some color) diagrams, tables 28 cm. Get this from a library! Physiology of flight.. [United States. Department of the Air Force.; United States. Army Air Forces. Office of Flying Safety. Safety Education Division.]. The Aeromedical and Flight Physiology Course® is a hour training programme designed for healthcare professionals, including doctors, nurses and paramedics, preferably with aeromedical experience. This course is designed to provide the necessary skills, knowledge to safely effectively manage critical patients in an aeromedical environment. The original three-volume work has now grown to a thoroughly revised six-volume treatise. The book contains seven chapters that focus on the impact of environmental factors on the physiology of insects. The first chapter discusses insect behavior, including habitat selection, reproduction, orientation in space and time, motivation, and learning.
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