Accession Number : AD0256926


Title :   THE BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF VIBRATION


Corporate Author : ARMED FORCES-NRC COMMITTEE ON HEARING AND BIO-ACOUSTICS WASHINGTON DC


Personal Author(s) : GOLDMAN, D E


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/256926.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1961


Pagination or Media Count : 59


Abstract : This report includes: Naval Medical Research Inst., Bethesda, Md. THE EFFECTS OF SHOCK AND VIBRATION ON MAN, by David E. Goldman and Henning E. Von Gierke. 8 Jan 60, 198p. (Lecture and Review Series no. 60-3) This report discusses the effects of vibration on man. It summarizes briefly: (a) the measurement of vibration, (b) the production of controlled vibratory stimulation for research purposes, (c) the injurious effects of vibration, (d) discomfort due to vibration, (e) effects of vibration on task performance, and (f) beneficial uses of vibration.


Descriptors :   *VIBRATION , *SHOCK WAVES , *PATHOLOGY , MEASUREMENT , STIMULATION(PHYSIOLOGY) , TIME , IMPACT SHOCK , ACOUSTICS , EXPOSURE(PHYSIOLOGY) , BLAST , HEARING , NOISE(SOUND)


Subject Categories : Stress Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE