Every summer there are numerous articles written about the adverse effects of altitude and temperature (density altitudes) on aircraft performance but there is little discussion of the effect of heat on pilot performance. 651 more words
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Fluid retention or oedema is the swelling that occurs due to fluid accumulating in the tissues, it may be localised to a certain body part or be generalised and affect the whole body.The most common symptoms are puffiness of the fingers, feet, ankles, legs and abdomen.