[Memory disorders due to extreme impacts and their pharmacological correction]

Aviakosm Ekolog Med. 1996;30(4):4-14.
[Article in Russian]


The review encompasses the author's and literary data concerning effects of various extreme impacts, i.e. SHF electromagnetic radiation, motion sickness, hypoxia, etc. on the cognitive and memorizing processes in humans and animals. Potentials for pharmacological correction, with nootropic drugs in the first place, of anamnestic disorders consequent to various extreme impacts are considered. Possible mechanisms of the protective action of pharmacological substances are analyzed.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Amnesia / drug therapy
  • Amnesia / etiology
  • Animals
  • Anti-Anxiety Agents / therapeutic use
  • Central Nervous System Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Electromagnetic Phenomena
  • Humans
  • Hypoxia / complications
  • Male
  • Memory Disorders / drug therapy*
  • Memory Disorders / etiology*
  • Motion Sickness / complications
  • Neuroprotective Agents / therapeutic use
  • Nootropic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Psychotropic Drugs / therapeutic use
  • Radiation
  • Radiation Dosage
  • Rats


  • Anti-Anxiety Agents
  • Central Nervous System Agents
  • Neuroprotective Agents
  • Nootropic Agents
  • Psychotropic Drugs