Predictors of behavior and performance in extreme environments: the Antarctic space analogue program.

@article{Palinkas2000PredictorsOB,
  title={Predictors of behavior and performance in extreme environments: the Antarctic space analogue program.},
  author={Lawrence A Palinkas and E K Eric Gunderson and Albert W Holland and Campbell Miller and Jeffrey C. Johnson},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  year={2000},
  volume={71 6},
  pages={619-25}
}
BACKGROUND To determine which, if any, characteristics should be incorporated into a select-in approach to screening personnel for long-duration spaceflight, we examined the influence of crewmember social/ demographic characteristics, personality traits, interpersonal needs, and characteristics of station physical environments on performance measures in 657 American men who spent an austral winter in Antarctica between 1963 and 1974. METHODS During screening, subjects completed a Personal… CONTINUE READING