He achieved fame for his invention of the Zuntz-Geppert respiratory apparatus in 1886 and the first treadmill (Laufband) in 1889. He also invented an X-ray apparatus to observe cardiac changes during exercise and constructed a climate chamber to study exercise under varying and sometimes extreme climates.
* Focuses on Zuntz's contribution to high altitude physiology and aviation medicine
- ISBN: 9780080885247 |
- Hardcover: 272 pages |
- Publisher: Elsevier Science |
- Publication date: Feb 27, 2009 |
- Language: English |
- Format: Ebook