The Resource Human Health and Physical Activity During Heat Exposure, edited by Yuri Hosokawa, (electronic resource)

Human Health and Physical Activity During Heat Exposure, edited by Yuri Hosokawa, (electronic resource)

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Human Health and Physical Activity During Heat Exposure
Title
Human Health and Physical Activity During Heat Exposure
Statement of responsibility
edited by Yuri Hosokawa
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Editor
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides fundamental concepts in human thermal physiology and their applications in general public, occupational, military, and athletics settings from the biometeorological perspective. The book includes a section on human physiology, epidemiology and special considerations in aforementioned populations, and behavioral and technological adjustments people may take to combat thermal environmental stress and safeguard their health. The book is the first of its kind to compile multiple disciplines - human physiology, climatology, and medicine - in one to provide fundamental concepts in human thermal physiology and their applications in general public, occupational, military, and athletics settings from the biometeorological perspective; Developed by experts, scientists, and physicians from exercise physiology, climatology, public health, sports medicine, and military medicine; Highlights special considerations and applications of thermal physiology to general public, occupational, military, and athletics settings.
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0
LC call number
QC902.8-903.2
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hosokawa, Yuri.
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Series statement
SpringerBriefs in Medical Earth Sciences,
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  • Environment
  • Climatic changes
  • Politics and war
  • Human physiology
  • Medicine, Industrial
  • Sports sciences
  • Environment
  • Climate Change
  • Climate Change/Climate Change Impacts
  • Human Physiology
  • Occupational Medicine/Industrial Medicine
  • Military and Defence Studies
  • Sport Science
Label
Human Health and Physical Activity During Heat Exposure, edited by Yuri Hosokawa, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter1: Climate Change and Increasing Risk of Extreme Heat -- Chapter2: Human Physiology in the Heat -- Chapter3: Heat Exposure and the General Public: Heath Impacts, Risk Communication, and Mitigation Measures -- Chapter4: Heat Exposure and Impact on Occupational Setting -- Chapter5: Exertional Heat Illness in the Military: Risk Mitigation -- Chapter6: Heat Risks in Athletics -- Chapter7: Behavioral and Technological Adaptation -- Chapter8: A Road Map for Interdisciplinary Collaborations
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unknown
Extent
IX, 116 p. 13 illus., 12 illus. in color.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9783319758893
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-75889-3
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-3-319-75889-3
Label
Human Health and Physical Activity During Heat Exposure, edited by Yuri Hosokawa, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter1: Climate Change and Increasing Risk of Extreme Heat -- Chapter2: Human Physiology in the Heat -- Chapter3: Heat Exposure and the General Public: Heath Impacts, Risk Communication, and Mitigation Measures -- Chapter4: Heat Exposure and Impact on Occupational Setting -- Chapter5: Exertional Heat Illness in the Military: Risk Mitigation -- Chapter6: Heat Risks in Athletics -- Chapter7: Behavioral and Technological Adaptation -- Chapter8: A Road Map for Interdisciplinary Collaborations
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
IX, 116 p. 13 illus., 12 illus. in color.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9783319758893
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-75889-3
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-3-319-75889-3

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