Do Sit-Stand Workstations Improve Cardiovascular Health?

@article{Rempel2018DoSW,
  title={Do Sit-Stand Workstations Improve Cardiovascular Health?},
  author={David M. Rempel and Niklas Krause},
  journal={Journal of occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={60 7},
  pages={
          e319-e320
        }
}
  • D. RempelN. Krause
  • Published 1 July 2018
  • Medicine
  • Journal of occupational and environmental medicine
While there is some evidence that the use of sit-stand workstations will relieve low back pain and improve productivity (Garett 2016), there is little evidence that more standing at work will improve cardiovascular health. Cardiovascular health is defined here as myocardial infarctions and coronary artery disease. None-the-less, several countries and professional organizations have published public health guidelines recommending more standing for sedentary work (Straker 2016, AMA 2013). 

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