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By Hanns-Christian Gunga

This publication makes a speciality of the lifestyles and paintings of Nathan Zuntz (1847-1920), a German physiologist, who made major contributions to excessive altitude body structure and aviation drugs. He accomplished status for his invention of the Zuntz-Geppert respiration gear in 1886 and the 1st treadmill (Laufband) in 1889. He additionally invented an X-ray gear to watch cardiac adjustments in the course of workout and built a weather chamber to check workout less than various and infrequently severe climates.

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