Test of a quick-don wet immersion suit for off-shore use

@inproceedings{Dawson1993TestOA,
  title={Test of a quick-don wet immersion suit for off-shore use},
  author={Noel J. Dawson and Paul Mcn. Hill and Stephen J. Legg},
  year={1993}
}
Abstract Tests of “Spacetime” Survival Coverall suits and the associated gloves and boots of the ensemble were carried out on six men. Four men maintained their rectal temperature above 36°C for six hours in a bath of circulating water at 12°C. Two men had to be withdrawn from the bath because they reached a rectal temperature of 35.5°C, the ethical withdrawal criterion, before the six-hour period had elapsed. Linear regression of rectal temperature versus time during the terminal part of the… CONTINUE READING