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ID (ISN) del documento42881
Número CIS 84-1880
ISBN(s) 0-309-03388-8
Año 1983
Número de serie
Autor(es)
Committee on Vision, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council
Título Video displays, work, and vision
Información bibliográfica National Academy Press, 2101 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20418, USA, 1983. 273p. Illus. 449 ref. Price: US$14.50.
Resumen This report of a US National Research Council panel on the impact of video viewing on the vision of workers summarises the latest information from ergonomics, illuminating engineering and industrial and organisational psychology and provides detailed advice on optimal lighting, display characteristics, and job and workstation design to improve the comfort, performance and job satisfaction of VDT users. No scientifically valid evidence was found that occupational use of VDTs is associated with increased risk of ocular diseases, abnormalities or cataracts or causes anatomical or physiological damage to the visual system. Radiation emitted by VDTs was below existing occupational radiation exposure standards.
Descriptores (primarios) pantallas de visualización; tareas visuales
Descriptores (secundarios) revisión bibliográfica; informe; criterios de confort; fatiga visual; valoración del riesgo; diseno de los puestos de trabajo
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Iluminación, color, visión
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)