Aviation and Space Medicine (Lecture)

Lecturer (assistant)
Duration2 SWS
TermWintersemester 2022/23
Language of instructionGerman
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Admission information


The lecture Luft- und Raumfahrtmedizin (aviation and space medicine) deals with the following topics: physics of the atmosphere, respiration and circulation, mechanical altitude effects, decompression sickness, ebulism, hypoxia, cabin pressure and decompression, acceleration, spatial disorientation and air sickness, thermo-physiological problems, optical and vestibular disorientation, medical, physiological and psychological problems in the 3rd dimension and at altitude, new procedures and regulations especially in the view of the European regulations.