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This monograph thoroughly discusses a problem which not infrequently comes to the attention of general physicians, especially in this age of aviation when persons suffer from the lack of oxygen as the result of high altitudes.
McFarland completely reviews the literature, gives a bibliography of 184 items, and discusses the experimental work carried out. His experimentations conclusively show the effects of oxygen upon human behavior. "Climate seems to have an important influence in determining the character and productiveness of a people as well as their physical characteristics. . . . The mental and emotional differences between the races of climatic
The Psychological Effects of Oxygen Deprivation (Anoxemia) on Human Behavior.. Ann Intern Med. 1934;7:917–918. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-7-7-917_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1934;7(7):917-918.
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