Computer terminal work and the benefit of microbreaks.

Abstract

Microbreaks are scheduled rest breaks taken to prevent the onset or progression of cumulative trauma disorders in the computerized workstation environment. The authors examined the benefit of microbreaks by investigating myoelectric signal (MES) behavior, perceived discomfort, and worker productivity while individuals performed their usual keying work… (More)

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@article{Mclean2001ComputerTW, title={Computer terminal work and the benefit of microbreaks.}, author={L Mclean and Michael Tingley and R. N. Scott and Jorge Rickards}, journal={Applied ergonomics}, year={2001}, volume={32 3}, pages={225-37} }