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Keywords: plasma volumeClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (18): 3209–3215.
Published: 15 September 2001
...Donald E. Watenpaugh SUMMARY Space flight exerts substantial effects on fluid volume control in humans. Cardiac distension occurs during the first 1–2 days of space flight relative to supine and especially upright 1 g conditions. Plasma volume contraction occurs quickly in microgravity, probably...