Human Adaptation and Accommodation

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University of Michigan Press, 1993 - Medical - 532 pages
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A text that explores how humans adapt to conditions of physical stress
  

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Contents

The Study of Human Adaptation
3
Principles of Temperature Regulation
23
Thermoregulation and Acclimation
79
Native
101
SKIN COLOR AND ADAPTATION TO SOLAR RADIATION
147
Overview
159
Respiratory Function and Gas Exchange in
175
Cardiovascular System
201
Prenatal and Postnatal Growth and Development
281
Accommodation to the Energy Demands
311
Accommodation to the Energy Demands
335
Accommodation to Acute and Chronic
357
Accommodation to Experimental Starvation
381
Accommodation to Industrialization of Dietary
399
Accommodation and Adaptation
427
A Conversion Factors for Measurements Used in
459

Biological Effects and Tolerance
219
Adult Acclimatization Developmental
243
Glossary
485
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