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Document ID (ISN)24285
CIS number 76-267
ISSN - Serial title 0300-581X - Arbeitsmedizin - Sozialmedizin - Prńventivmedizin
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Peters T.
Title Computer terminals considered from the viewpoint of occupational medicine and ergonomics
Original title Datenterminalarbeitsplńtze aus arbeitsmedizinisch-ergonomischer Sicht [in German]
Bibliographic information Oct. 1975, Vol.10, No.10, p.193-196. Illus. 23 ref.
Abstract An introduction concerning the design and equipment of computer terminals is followed by information on the dimensions of the table and the location of the cathode ray screen. The luminance of the information displayed on the screen should be 8 to 10 times higher than the background luminance.
Descriptors (primary) workplace design; ergonomics; computer terminals
Descriptors (secondary) contrast; anthropometry; visual display terminals
Document type -
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)