Trunk posture and trapezius muscle load while working in standing, supported-standing, and sitting positions.

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A study of standing, supported-standing ("riding" on a rounded seat), and sitting postures was carried out on persons simulating assembly work in places with poor leg space. These postures and the upper trapezius muscle load were examined using statometric and electromyographic methods, respectively. While supported-standing or sitting, the lumbar spine… (More)

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@article{Bendix1985TrunkPA, title={Trunk posture and trapezius muscle load while working in standing, supported-standing, and sitting positions.}, author={Tom Bendix and Leena Krohn and Flemming Jessen and Arne Aar{\aa}s}, journal={Spine}, year={1985}, volume={10 5}, pages={433-9} }