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The simulation of human core temperature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7239704     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Two fit subjects performed two cycle-ergometer exercise bouts, one of 200 W for 48 min with a following 12-min recovery phase and one of 250 W for 30 min with a subsequent 15-min monitored recovery period. Experiments were performed in ambient conditions of 18 +/- 1 degrees C, 52% relative humidity +/- 5% and 0.5 m.s-1 + 0.5 air velocity (mean +/- range). Experimental values obtained from rectal and tympanic temperature sites were compared with simulation figures produced from a FORTRAN model of human thermoregulation. Data obtained provide qualified experimental support for the concept of a simple feedback model to simulate human core temperature during exercise in ambient temperatures below 20 degrees C.
P A Hancock
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of bio-medical computing     Volume:  12     ISSN:  0020-7101     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Biomed. Comput.     Publication Date:  1981 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1981-08-10     Completed Date:  1981-08-10     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0252005     Medline TA:  Int J Biomed Comput     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  59-66     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Body Temperature Regulation*
Models, Biological*
Physical Exertion
Tympanic Membrane

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