Ergonomics Bibliography

“A Brief History of the Personal Computer Trackball.” Trackball World. Accessed June 27, 2014.

American Occupational Therapy Association. “Preventing Pain: Using Smart Phones Wisely.” States News Service, December 13, 2011.

Amick, Benjamin C. III, Michelle M. PhD Robertson CPE, Kelly DeRango, Lianna Bazzani, Anne Moore, Ted Rooney, and Ron Harrist. “Effect of Office Ergonomics Intervention on Reducing Musculoskeletal Symptoms. [Miscellaneous Article].” Spine December 15, 2003 28, no. 24 (2003): 2706–11.

Armbrüster, C., C. Sutter, and M. Ziefle. “Notebook Input Devices Put to the Age Test: The Usability of Trackpoint and Touchpad for Middle-Aged Adults.” Ergonomics 50, no. 3 (2007): 426–45. doi:10.1080/00140130601127885.

Asendorf, Nick, Melissa Bonnington, Kelly Lai, Allison Lehman, Dinesh Mahadeo, Walter Muench, Ryan Olver, Puja Patel, Padma Ravichandran, and Jennifer Sichler. “Of Mice and Men: An Ergonomic and Market Assessment of Current Computer Mice,” 2010.

Badam, Sriram Karthik, Senthil Chandrasegaran, Niklas Elmqvist, and Karthik Ramani. “Tracing and Sketching Performance Using Blunt-Tipped Styli on Direct-Touch Tablets,” 2014.

Baker, Nancy A., Norman P. Gustafson, and Joan Rogers. “The Association Between Rheumatoid Arthritis Related Structural Changes in Hands and Computer Keyboard Operation.” Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation 20, no. 1 (March 1, 2010): 59–68. doi:10.1007/s10926-009-9216-x.

Baldus, Thorsten, and Patrick Patterson. “Usability of Pointing Devices for Office Applications in a Moving off-Road Environment.” Applied Ergonomics 39, no. 6 (November 2008): 671–77. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2008.01.004.

Barrero, Aurora, David Melendi, Xabiel G. Pañeda, Roberto García, and Sergio Cabrero. “An Empirical Investigation Into Text Input Methods for Interactive Digital Television Applications.” International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction 30, no. 4 (2014): 321–41. doi:10.1080/10447318.2013.858461.

Baumann, M.A, K.E. MacLean, T.W. Hazelton, and A McKay. “Emulating Human Attention-Getting Practices with Wearable Haptics.” In 2010 IEEE Haptics Symposium, 149–56, 2010. doi:10.1109/HAPTIC.2010.5444662.

Bigos, Stanley J., John Holland, Carole Holland, John S. Webster, Michele Battie, and Judith A. Malmgren. “High-Quality Controlled Trials on Preventing Episodes of Back Problems: Systematic Literature Review in Working-Age Adults.” The Spine Journal 9, no. 2 (February 2009): 147–68. doi:10.1016/j.spinee.2008.11.001.

C, Engelbart Douglas. “X-Y Position Indicator for a Display System,” November 17, 1970.

Ciccarelli, M., L. Straker, S. E. Mathiassen, and C. Pollock. “Variation in Muscle Activity Among Office Workers When Using Different Information Technologies at Work and Away From Work.” Human Factors: The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 55, no. 5 (October 1, 2013): 911–23. doi:10.1177/0018720813485788.

“Computer Keyboard Design.” Cornell University Ergonomics Web, n.d.

Cook, Catherine, Robin Burgess-Limerick, and Shona Papalia. “The Effect of Upper Extremity Support on Upper Extremity Posture and Muscle Activity during Keyboard Use.” Applied Ergonomics, The Occlusion Technique, 35, no. 3 (May 2004): 285–92. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2003.12.005.

Cranz, Galen. The Chair: Rethinking Culture, Body, and Design. New edition edition. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2013.

Dainoff, Dr Marvin J. “The Effect of Ergonomic Worktools on Productivity In Today’s Automated Workstation Design.” Center for Ergonomic Research, Miami University: Oxford, Ohio, 2002.

Davis, Matthew C., Desmond J. Leach, and Chris W. Clegg. “6 The Physical Environment of the Office: Contemporary and Emerging Issues.” International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology 26 (2011): 193.

Drury, C. G., Y. L. Hsiao, C. Joseph, S. Joshi, J. Lapp, and P. R. Pennathur. “Posture and Performance: Sitting vs. Standing for Security Screening.” Ergonomics 51, no. 3 (March 2008): 290–307. doi:10.1080/00140130701628790.

“Ergonomics Advice for Mobile Devices.” Stanford University Environmental Health & Safety, 2013.

“Ergonomics Tips for Laptop Users.” UC Berkeley’s Ergonomics Program for Faculty and Staff. Accessed October 15, 2013.

Franco, Giuliano, and Francesca Franco. “Bernardino Ramazzini: The Father of Occupational Medicine.” American Journal of Public Health 91, no. 9 (September 2001): 1382.

Gerr, F, M Marcus, D Ortiz, B White, W Jones, S Cohen, E Gentry, A Edwards, and E Bauer. “Computer Users’ Postures and Associations with Workstation Characteristics.” AIHAJ: A Journal for the Science of Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety 61, no. 2 (April 2000): 223–30.

Gold, J. E., J. B. Driban, N. Thomas, T. Chakravarty, V. Channell, and E. Komaroff. “Postures, Typing Strategies, and Gender Differences in Mobile Device Usage: An Observational Study.” Applied Ergonomics, Special Section on Product Comfort, 43, no. 2 (March 2012): 408–12. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2011.06.015.

Gu, Jiseong, Seongkook Heo, Jaehyun Han, Sunjun Kim, and Geehyuk Lee. “LongPad: A Touchpad Using the Entire Area below the Keyboard of a Laptop Computer.” In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 1421–30. ACM, 2013.

Hagberg, Mats. “ABC of Work Related Disorders. Neck and Arm Disorders.” BMJ: British Medical Journal 313, no. 7054 (1996): 419.

Hedge, Alan. “Effects of an Electric Height-Adjustable Worksurface on Self-Assessed Musculoskeletal Discomfort and Productivity in Computer Workers.” METHODS 8 (2004): 9.

Hedge, Alan, Singe Morimoto, and Daniel Mccrobie. “Effects of Keyboard Tray Geometry on Upper Body Posture and Comfort.” Ergonomics 42, no. 10 (October 1999): 1333–49. doi:10.1080/001401399184983.

Hendrick, Hal W. “Good Ergonomics Is Good Economics.” In Good Ergonomics Is Good Economics. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, 1996.

Herring, S. R., A. E. Trejo, and M. S. Hallbeck. “Evaluation of Four Cursor Control Devices during a Target Acquisition Task for Laparoscopic Tool Control.” Applied Ergonomics 41, no. 1 (January 2010): 47–57. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2009.04.001.

Horton, Stuart J., Gillian M. Johnson, and Margot A. Skinner. “Changes in Head and Neck Posture Using an Office Chair with and without Lumbar Roll Support.” Spine 35, no. 12 (2010): E542–48.

“How to Carry a Heavy Bag Without Wrecking Yourself.” Greatist. Accessed October 15, 2013.

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“Human Factors and Ergonomics.” Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia, August 1, 2013.

Iwakiri, Kazuyuki, Ippei Mori, Midori Sotoyama, Kaori Horiguchi, Takanori Ochiai, Hiroshi Jonai, and Susumu Saito. “Survey on Visual and Musculoskeletal Symptoms in VDT Workers.” Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 46, no. 6 (2004): 201–12. doi:10.1539/sangyoeisei.46.201.

John, Dinesh, David Bassett, Dixie Thompson, Jeffrey Fairbrother, and Debora Baldwin. “Effect of Using a Treadmill Workstation on Performance of Simulated Office Work Tasks.” Journal of Physical Activity & Health 6, no. 5 (September 2009): 617–24.

Johnson, R C, and D M Elston. “Wrist Dermatitis: Contact Allergy to Neoprene in a Keyboard Wrist Rest.” American Journal of Contact Dermatitis: Official Journal of the American Contact Dermatitis Society 8, no. 3 (September 1997): 172–74.

Johnston, Venerina, Nerina L. Jimmieson, Gwendolen Jull, and Tina Souvlis. “Quantitative Sensory Measures Distinguish Office Workers with Varying Levels of Neck Pain and Disability.” Pain 137, no. 2 (July 15, 2008): 257–65. doi:10.1016/j.pain.2007.08.037.

Johnston, V., G. Jull, T. Souvlis, and N. L. Jimmieson. “Interactive Effects from Self-Reported Physical and Psychosocial Factors in the Workplace on Neck Pain and Disability in Female Office Workers.” Ergonomics 53, no. 4 (2010): 502–13. doi:10.1080/00140130903490692.

Karsh, Ben-Tzion, and HCI International EHAWC. Ergonomics and Health Aspects of Work with Computers International Conference, EHAWC 2009, Held as Part of HCI International 2009, San Diego, CA, USA, July 19 – 24, 2009 ; Proceedings. Berlin [u.a.]: Springer, 2009.

Kaufman, David Micah. “Tech Ergonomics: Laptops, Tablets, and Smartphones.” Safety Daily Advisor—BLR, September 17, 2012.

Kelaher, Dan, Todd Nay, Brad Lawrence, Sabrina Lamar, and Carolyn M Sommerich. “An Investigation of the Effects of Touchpad Location within a Notebook Computer.” Applied Ergonomics 32, no. 1 (February 2001): 101–10. doi:10.1016/S0003-6870(00)00020-X.

Kotani, K., L. H. Barrero, D. L. Lee, and J. T. Dennerlein. “Effect of Horizontal Position of the Computer Keyboard on Upper Extremity Posture and Muscular Load during Computer Work.” Ergonomics 50, no. 9 (2007): 1419–32. doi:10.1080/00140130701330587.

Kothiyal, Kamal, and Ane Marte Bjørnerem. “Effects of Computer Monitor Setting on Muscular Activity, User Comfort and Acceptability in Office Work.” Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation 32, no. 2 (January 1, 2009): 155–63. doi:10.3233/WOR-2009-0801.

Lai, Chih-Chun, and Chih-Fu Wu. “Size Effects on the Touchpad, Touchscreen, and Keyboard Tasks of Netbooks.” Perceptual and Motor Skills 115, no. 2 (October 2012): 481–501.

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Lee, Tzu-Hsien. “Ergonomic Comparison of Operating a Built-in Touch-Pad Pointing Device and a Trackball Mouse on Posture and Muscle Activity.” Perceptual and Motor Skills 101, no. 3 (December 2005): 730–36.

Lee, Tzu-Hsien, and Shih-Miao Huang. “Effects of Wrist Rest and Forearm Support on Muscle Activity.” Perceptual and Motor Skills 103, no. 3 (December 2006): 873–78.

Lin, Michael YC, Justin G. Young, and Jack T. Dennerlein. “Evaluating the Effect of Four Different Pointing Device Designs on Upper Extremity Posture and Muscle Activity during Mousing Tasks.” Accessed June 27, 2014.

MacLeod, Dan. “10 Principles of Ergonomics.” Dan MacLeod: Ergonomics Consultant, n.d.

Marklin, Richard W., and Guy G. Simoneau. “Design Features of Alternative Computer Keyboards: A Review of Experimental Data.” Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 34, no. 10 (October 1, 2004): 638–49. doi:10.2519/jospt.2004.34.10.638.

McLoone, Hugh E., Melissa Jacobson, Peter Clark, Ryan Opina, Chau Hegg, and Peter Johnson. “Design and Evaluation of a Curved Computer Keyboard.” Ergonomics 52, no. 12 (2009): 1529–39. doi:10.1080/00140130903215321.

McLoone, Hugh E., Melissa Jacobson, Chau Hegg, and Peter W. Johnson. “User-Centered Design and Evaluation of a next Generation Fixed-Split Ergonomic Keyboard.” Work: A Journal of Prevention, Assessment and Rehabilitation 37, no. 4 (2010): 445–56.

Mueller, Guenter F., and Marc Hassenzahl. “Sitting Comfort of Ergonomic Office Chairs–Developed Versus Intuitive Evaluation.” International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics 16, no. 3 (2010): 369–74.

Nag, P. K., S. Pal, A. Nag, and H. Vyas. “Influence of Arm and Wrist Support on Forearm and Back Muscle Activity in Computer Keyboard Operation.” Applied Ergonomics 40, no. 2 (March 2009): 286–91. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2008.04.016.

Ni, Tao, Doug A. Bowman, Chris North, and Ryan P. McMahan. “Design and Evaluation of Freehand Menu Selection Interfaces Using Tilt and Pinch Gestures.” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies 69, no. 9 (August 2011): 551–62. doi:10.1016/j.ijhcs.2011.05.001.

Nordander, Catarina, Kerstina Ohlsson, Ingrid Åkesson, Inger Arvidsson, Istvan Balogh, Gert-Åke Hansson, Ulf Strömberg, Ralf Rittner, and Staffan Skerfving. “Exposure–response Relationships in Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders in Elbows and Hands – A Synthesis of Group-Level Data on Exposure and Response Obtained Using Uniform Methods of Data Collection.” Applied Ergonomics 44, no. 2 (March 2013): 241–53. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2012.07.009.

“Office Ergonomics: Practical Solutions for a Safer Workplace.” Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, February 2002.

Openshaw, Scott, and Erin Taylor. “ErgonomicsAndDesignReferenceGuideWhitePaper.pdf.” Allsteel. Accessed August 28, 2013.

“OSHA Ergonomic Solutions: Computer Workstations eTool.” U.S. Deparment of Labor Occupational Safety & Health Administration, n.d.

Pascarelli, E F, and J J Kella. “Soft-Tissue Injuries Related to Use of the Computer Keyboard. A Clinical Study of 53 Severely Injured Persons.” Journal of Occupational Medicine.: Official Publication of the Industrial Medical Association 35, no. 5 (May 1993): 522–32.

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Pereira, Anna, Tevis Miller, Yi-Min Huang, Dan Odell, and David Rempel. “Holding a Tablet Computer with One Hand: Effect of Tablet Design Features on Biomechanics and Subjective Usability among Users with Small Hands.” Ergonomics 56, no. 9 (September 2013): 1363–75. doi:10.1080/00140139.2013.820844.

Pogue, David. “Why Touch Screens Will Not Take Over.” Scientific American, December 18, 2012.

Punnett, Laura, and David H. Wegman. “Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders: The Epidemiologic Evidence and the Debate.” Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology 14, no. 1 (February 2004): 13–23. doi:10.1016/j.jelekin.2003.09.015.

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Robertson, Michelle, Benjamin C. Amick III, Kelly DeRango, Ted Rooney, Lianna Bazzani, Ron Harrist, and Anne Moore. “The Effects of an Office Ergonomics Training and Chair Intervention on Worker Knowledge, Behavior and Musculoskeletal Risk.” Applied Ergonomics 40, no. 1 (January 2009): 124–35. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2007.12.009.

Ryu, Taebeum, Jihyoun Lim, Joobong Song, Myung Hwan Yun, and Moonsoo Shin. “Performance Comparison between the Preferred Right and Preferred Left Hands in Text Entry Using Qwerty Touch Keyboard Smartphones.” International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics 43, no. 5 (September 2013): 400–405. doi:10.1016/j.ergon.2013.07.001.

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Smith, M J, B T Karsh, F T Conway, W J Cohen, C A James, J J Morgan, K Sanders, and D J Zehel. “Effects of a Split Keyboard Design and Wrist Rest on Performance, Posture, and Comfort.” Human Factors 40, no. 2 (June 1998): 324–36.

Sommerich, C. M., R. Ward, K. Sikdar, J. Payne, and L. Herman. “A Survey of High School Students with Ubiquitous Access to Tablet PCs.” Ergonomics 50, no. 5 (2007): 706–27. doi:10.1080/00140130701194793.

Straker, Leon, Rebecca A. Abbott, Marina Heiden, Svend Erik Mathiassen, and Allan Toomingas. “Sit–stand Desks in Call Centres: Associations of Use and Ergonomics Awareness with Sedentary Behavior.” Applied Ergonomics 44, no. 4 (July 2013): 517–22. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2012.11.001.

Straker, Leon, James Levine, and Amity Campbell. “The Effects of Walking and Cycling Computer Workstations on Keyboard and Mouse Performance.” Human Factors 51, no. 6 (December 2009): 831–44.

Straker, L. M., J. Coleman, R. Skoss, B. A. Maslen, R. Burgess-Limerick, and C. M. Pollock. “A Comparison of Posture and Muscle Activity during Tablet Computer, Desktop Computer and Paper Use by Young Children.” Ergonomics 51, no. 4 (2008): 540–55. doi:10.1080/00140130701711000.

Sutter, C. “Sensumotor Transformation of Input Devices and the Impact on Practice and Task Difficulty.” Ergonomics 50, no. 12 (2007): 1999–2016. doi:10.1080/00140130701510147.

Sutter, Christine, and Martina Ziefle. “Interacting with Notebook Input Devices: An Analysis of Motor Performance and Users’ Expertise.” Human Factors 47, no. 1 (2005): 169–87.

Sutter, C., M. Oehl, and C. Armbrüster. “Practice and Carryover Effects When Using Small Interaction Devices.” Applied Ergonomics 42, no. 3 (March 2011): 437–44. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2010.09.001.

Taieb-Maimon, Meirav, Julie Cwikel, Bracha Shapira, and Ido Orenstein. “The Effectiveness of a Training Method Using Self-Modeling Webcam Photos for Reducing Musculoskeletal Risk among Office Workers Using Computers.” Applied Ergonomics, Special Section on Product Comfort, 43, no. 2 (March 2012): 376–85. doi:10.1016/j.apergo.2011.05.015.

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