Clinical Physiology Laboratory
In the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
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Our investigations focus on diagnostic
treatment and rehabilitation challenges
that are directly applicable
to clinical orthopaedics
Alan Hargens PhD.,
previously served as Chief
of the Space Physiology
Branch and Space Station
Project Scientist at NASA
Ames Research Center
Consulting Professor of
Human Biology at Stanford University (1988-2000).
His recent research concerns gravity effects on the
cardiovascular and musculoskeletal systems of
humans and animals.
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About the Lab
The main focus of the Clinical Physiology Lab is on
analyzing physical effects of biologicalal tissue under
different environmental conditions such as microgravity.
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Nov 29, 2013 - Dr. Brandon Macias presents lower
body positive pressure to Channel 8 News KNSD’s
Natasha Stenbock in her special section of Space
Medicine: Benefits of low-gravity exercise.
Dr. Alan Hargens
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