Neuroendocrine responses and psychomotor test results in subjects participating in military pilot selection.

@article{Leino1999NeuroendocrineRA,
  title={Neuroendocrine responses and psychomotor test results in subjects participating in military pilot selection.},
  author={Tuomo K Leino and Juhani Lepp{\"a}luoto and Aimo O Ruokonen and Pentti Kuronen},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={70 6},
  pages={571-6}
}
BACKGROUND Military flying sets high demands on the mental performance and stress tolerance of pilots. Neuroendocrine responses could be a method for evaluating stress tolerance. METHODS Psychological workload and neuroendocrine responses associated with the psychomotor Wiener's test were studied in 80 male volunteers. These personnel had applied for the basic military flying program of the Finnish Air Force (FAF). After the first blood sample at 0930 h, the subjects were randomly assigned to… CONTINUE READING