|Document ID (ISN)||40928|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0002-8894 - American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal
|Convention or series no.
||Working posture and musculoskeletal problems of video display terminal operators - Review and reappraisal
||June 1983, Vol.44, No.6, p.437-446. Illus. 50 ref.
||Identification of the problems, their causes and possible solutions. Items reviewed are: working posture and workstation design (keyboard location, chair design, display screen position, document location, display considerations); working postures and work tasks; working posture and personal attributes; repetitive motion injuries; stress reactions. Solutions should be based on a problem-solving approach relying on information gathering, input from operators and flexibility in implementing corrective measures.
||workplace design; work posture; ergonomics; musculoskeletal diseases; visual display terminals
||sedentary work; ergonomic evaluation; work organization
||D - Periodical articles
||Ergonomics and work organization
|Broad subject area(s)
Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
Visual display terminals (VDTs)