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Document ID (ISN)34995
CIS number 81-81
ISSN - Serial title 0306-2880 - Reprographics Quarterly
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ístberg O.
Title The health debate (visual display units).
Bibliographic information 1979, Vol.12, No.3, p.80-83. Illus.
Abstract The health hazards of visual display units are discussed. Health issues are illustrated, and the main points of a Swedish directive are cited. Aspects considered are: x-ray emission, electromagnetic emission, optical radiation (none of these phenomena are a problem), screen flicker, visual defects, and rest periods.
Descriptors (primary) visual display terminals; visual tasks
Descriptors (secondary) non-ionizing radiation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Lighting, colour and vision
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)