A review of otolaryngologic aircrew disqualification in the Chinese Air Force, 1961-90.
Otolaryngologic disease was the third most common medical cause of permanent grounding, accounting for 145 (12.2%) of 1,186 aircrew members permanently grounded for various medical reasons in the General Hospital of the Chinese Air Force, 1961-90.
We reviewed the medical files of these 145 grounded aircrew members.
Their mean age was 31.7 years, their mean flight time before grounding was 878.3 hours, and the mean course of disease from onset to disqualification for flying was 3.9 years.
Mots-clés Pascal : Pilote, Militaire, Avion combat, Chine, Asie, Sélection professionnelle, Contreindication, ORL pathologie, Médecine aérospatiale, Médecine travail, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Pilot, Military, Fight aircraft, China, Asia, Occupational selection, Counter indication, ENT disease, Space medicine, Occupational medicine, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 94-0565808
Code Inist : 002B29C02. Création : 09/06/1995.