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Aerospace Medicine, aviation medicine, American Medical Association, human body, subspecialty

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Aerospace Medicine, branch of preventive medicine that is concerned with the physiological and psychological stresses on the human body in flight. The study of effects within the earth’s atmosphere is also called aviation medicine; beyond this atmosphere the study of effects is also called space medicine. Aerospace medicine was recognized as a subspecialty by the American Medical Association in 1953.



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Aerospace Medicine, aviation medicine, American Medical Association, human body, subspecialty, atmosphere, flight, earth

 
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