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a branch of medicine combining the areas of concern of both aviation and space medicine.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
The medical study and treatment of physiological and psychological disorders associated with atmospheric or space flight. Also called aeromedicine, aviation medicine.
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Aerospace MedicineA composite field of medicine (borrowing from internal medicine, neurology, metabolic disease, and others), which studies the effects of atmospheric and space flight on physiology and health.
(1) Aviation medicine, see there.
(2) Space medicine, see there.
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aerospace medicineA field of medicine that studies the effects of atmospheric & space flight on human physiology and health Types
1. Aviation medicine, see there.
2. Space medicine, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
aer·o·space med·i·cine(ār'ō-spās med'i-sin)
Medical specialty focusing on health and medical problems of airplane and space flight personnel.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
aerospace medicineThe branch of medicine dealing with the physical and psychological effects and implications of flying and space travel, including those of excessive accelerations, weightlessness, isolation and zero gravity.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005