Publications - EVA Physiology

    EVA Physiology Publications


    Journal Articles

    • Conkin J, Sung HG, Feiveson AH. A latent class model to assess error rates in diagnosis of altitude decompression sickness. Aviat Space Environ Med. 77(8):816-24, 2006.
    • Conkin J, Powell M, Gernhardt M. Age affects severity of venous gas emboli on decompression from 14.7 to 4.3 psia. Aviat Space Environ Med. 74(11):1142-50, 2003.
    • Fitzpatrick DT, Conkin J. Improved pulmonary function in working divers breathing nitrox at shallow depths. Aviat Space Environ Med. 74(7):763-7, 2003.
    • Foster PP, Boriek AM, Bruce BD, Gernhardt M, Bove AA. Patent foramen ovale and paradoxical systemic embolism: a bibliographic review. Aviat Space Environ Med. 74(6 Pt 2):B1-64, 2003.
    • Srinivasan RS, Gerth WA, Powell M. Mathematical model of diffusion-limited evolution of multiple gas bubbles in tissue. Ann Biomed Eng. 31(4):471-81, 2003.
    • Srinivasan RS, Gerth WA, Powell M. Mathematical model of diffusion-limited gas bubble dynamics in unstirred tissue with finite volume. Ann Biomed Eng. 30(2):232-46, 2002.
    • Dervay JP, Powell M, Butler B, Fife CE. The effect of exercise and rest duration on the generation of venous gas bubbles at altitude. Aviat Space Environ Med. 73(1):22-7, 2002.

    Presentations

    • Conkin J, Powell M, Gernhardt M. Late rather than early onset bubbles in the pulmonary artery during altitude exposures correlate better with the onset of pain-only decompression illness. Undersea and Hyperbaric Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. June 16-18, 2005.
    • Sanders RW, Conkin J. Gender differences in decompression risk - a critical review. Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. June 16-18, 2005.
    • Conkin J, Powell M, Gernhardt M. The decompression sickness and venuous gas emboli consequences of air breaks during 100% oxygen prebreathe. Bioastronautics Investigators' Workshop. Galveston, TX. January 10-12, 2005.
    • Acock K, Conkin J, Powell M, Gernhardt M. Field evaluation in four NEEMO divers of a prototype in-suit Doppler ultrasound bubble detector. Undersea and Hyperbaric Society Annual Meeting. Kensington, MD. May 26-29, 2004.
    • Gernhardt M, Acock K, Conkin J, Moore AD, Lee S. Development of an in-suit exercise prebreathe protocol supporting extravehicular activity in microgravity. 37th Annual Scientific Meeting of Undersea and Hyperbaric Society. Sydney, Australia. May 26-29, 2004.
    • Conkin J, Powell M, Gernhardt M. Probability of grades 0-IV venous gas emboli from decompression to 26.9 kPA. Undersea and Hyperbaric Society Annual Scientific Meeting. Quebec, Canada. June 19-21, 2003.
    • Gernhardt M. Implementation of an exercise prebreathe protocol for construction and maintenance of the International Space Station. 2003 Aerospace Medical Society Meeting. May 4-9, 2003.
    • Powell M. Beneficial effects of hyperbaric oxygen prebreathe (HBOP) in decompression sickness outcomes: 1 HR vs. 18 HR intervals. June 28-20, 2002.
    • Powell M. Equivalence of diffusion-limited evolution of dissimilar and identical bubble populations. June 28-30, 2002.