Tag: "ergonomics" at medical news
New Book on Yoga Offer Relief for ‘Desk Jockeys
...hing by the average person," says Aldous, a former ergonomics
consultant who became a certified yoga instructor and now owns a yoga studio in Calgary, Canada. "Even in companies that had installed good equipment, people were still experiencing various kinds of pain," she says. "In my yoga classes, I asked ...
Forearm Support Promises Fewer on the Job Injury for Computer Professionals
...ound it hard to use. All employees were also given ergonomics
training so they could learn how to make their ent...ort were half as likely as those who received only ergonomics
training to be diagnosed with a neck or shoulder injury. But the cost factor is on the higher side. ...
Forearm Support for Office Desks Could Be a Boon
... all employees at this call centre were also given ergonomics
training to learn how to make their entire worksta...t were much less likely as those who received only ergonomics
training to be diagnosed with a neck or shoulder injury. Less pain in the neck, shoulders and right ...
Suffering from computer ache: try forearm support
...lead author David Rempel, MD, MPH, director of the ergonomics
program at San Francisco General Hospital and prof...were divided into four groups that were receiving: ergonomics
training, training plus a trackball, training plus forearm support, or training with both a trackbal...