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Equation for Estimating Sweat Loss Based on Work Load, Climate and Clothing

Purpose:

To estimate a person's sweat loss under a variety of environmental conditions using the equation of Shapiro et al.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery

Objective:

other testing

ICD-10:

R61, E06

Description:

Shapiro et al developed an equation for estimating sweat loss based on variations in work load, climate and clothing. The authors are from the US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine.

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