Coupon
Nathan Zuntz : His Life and Work in the Fields of High Altitude Physiology and Aviation Medicine
by Hanns-Christian Gunga


Overview -

This book focuses on the life and work of Nathan Zuntz (1847-1920), a German physiologist, who made significant contributions to high altitude physiology and aviation medicine.

He achieved fame for his invention of the Zuntz-Geppert respiratory apparatus in 1886 and the first treadmill (Laufband) in 1889.  Read more...


 
eBook

Retail Price: $98.95
$82.27

(Save 17%)

Download

Language: English

 
 
 
 

More About Nathan Zuntz by Hanns-Christian Gunga
 
 
 
Overview

This book focuses on the life and work of Nathan Zuntz (1847-1920), a German physiologist, who made significant contributions to high altitude physiology and aviation medicine.

He achieved fame for his invention of the Zuntz-Geppert respiratory apparatus in 1886 and the first treadmill (Laufband) in 1889. He also invented an X-ray apparatus to observe cardiac changes during exercise and constructed a climate chamber to study exercise under varying and sometimes extreme climates.

* Focuses on Zuntz's contribution to high altitude physiology and aviation medicine


This item is Non-Returnable.

 
Details
  • ISBN: 9780080885247
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • Date: Feb 2009
 
Customer Reviews