NAS Report: Review of NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks

Status Report From: National Academy of Sciences
Posted: Monday, January 9, 2017


National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Health and Medicine Division; Board on Health Sciences Policy; Committee to Review NASA's Evidence Reports on Human Health Risks; Carol E.H. Scott-Conner, Daniel R. Masys, and Catharyn T. Liverman, Editors

This is the fourth in a series of five letter reports that provide an independent review of the more than 30 evidence reports that NASA has compiled on human health risks for long-duration and exploration spaceflights.This letter report reviews eight evidence reports and examines the quality of the evidence, analysis, and overall construction of each report; identifies existing gaps in report content; and provides suggestions for additional sources of expert input.

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