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Urinary excretion of sodium, potassium, creatinine and protein from humans in 24 hour daylight
Entry ID: K014_1982_1983_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: Little is known concerning renal handling of electrolytes sodium and potassium at extremes of temperature at sea level in conditions of 24 hour daylight in normal subjects. The 9 hour and 24 hour urinary sodium, potassium, creatinine and protein excretion in the four members of an Antarctic field party were measured with baseline collections prior to the departure from New Zealand and at least twice weekly collections during the five to six week period in Antarctica.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -72.32   S: -72.32   E: 170.27   W: 170.27

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-01-01
Stop Date: 1983-02-28
ISO Topic Category
Quality All data is in the publication.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
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Publications/References
Pascoe, J.G. Abernethy, M. 1984 Circadian urinary excretory patterns in an Antarctic environment. New Zealand medical journal 97(762): 553-556
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-17

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