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Aerospace Medical Association Commercial Spaceflight Working Group. Position paper: suborbital commercial spaceflight crewmember medical issues. Aviat Space Environ Med 2011; 82:475-84.

As directed by the Council of the Aerospace Medical Association, the Commercial Spaceflight Working Group has developed the following position paper concerning medical issues for commercial suborbital spaceflight crewmembers. This position paper has been approved by the AsMA Council to become a policy of the AsMA.

Keywords: acceleration; medical certification; neurovestibular dysfunction; push-pull effect; radiation; weightlessness

Document Type: Research Article


Publication date: 2011-04-01

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