This is the fifth, and final, in a series of letter reports that provide an independent review of the more than 30 evidence reports that NASA has compiled on human health risks for long-duration and exploration spaceflights. This letter report reviews five evidence reports and examines the quality of the evidence, analysis, and overall construction of each report; identifies existing gaps in report content; and provides suggestions for additional sources of expert input.
Table of Contents
|Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks||1-1|
|Committee's Task and Overarching Issues||2-3|
|The NASA Human Research Roadmap||4-4|
|Risk of Bone Fracture Due to Spaceflight-Induced Changes to Bone||5-11|
|Risk of Early Onset Osteoporosis Due to Space Flight||12-15|
|Risk of Cardiac Rhythm Problems During Spaceflight||16-20|
|Risk of Renal Stone Formation||21-26|
|Risk of Adverse Health Outcomes and Decrements in Performance Due to In-Flight Medical Conditions||27-34|
|Appendix A: Meeting Agendas||43-46|
|Appendix B: Committee Biosketches||47-54|
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