Works (5)

Updated: July 5th, 2023 16:01

2003 journal article

Ergonomic interventions for the reduction of low back stress in framing carpenters in the home building industry


By: G. Mirka n, M. Monroe n, T. Nay n, H. Lipscomb* & D. Kelaher n

author keywords: construction; low back disorders; engineering controls
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2001 journal article

An investigation of the effects of touchpad location within a notebook computer

APPLIED ERGONOMICS, 32(1), 101–110.

By: D. Kelaher n, T. Nay n, B. Lawrence n, S. Lamar n & C. Sommerich n

author keywords: notebook computer; pointing device; wrist posture; musculoskeletal discomfort
MeSH headings : Adult; Analysis of Variance; Elbow / physiopathology; Equipment Design / instrumentation; Ergonomics; Female; Humans; Male; Microcomputers; Shoulder / physiopathology; United States; User-Computer Interface; Wrist / physiopathology
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Continuous assessment of back stress (CABS): A new method to quantify low-back stress in jobs with variable biomechanical demands

HUMAN FACTORS, 42(2), 209–225.

By: G. Mirka n, D. Kelaher n, D. Nay n & B. Lawrence n

MeSH headings : Back / physiology; Back Injuries / etiology; Biomechanical Phenomena; Cumulative Trauma Disorders / etiology; Data Interpretation, Statistical; Female; Humans; Male; Models, Theoretical; National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, U.S.; Occupational Diseases / etiology; Occupations; Risk Assessment; Stress, Physiological / etiology; Task Performance and Analysis; United States; Workload
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

2000 journal article

Effects of semi-rigid arch-support orthotics: an investigation with potential ergonomic implications

APPLIED ERGONOMICS, 31(5), 515–522.

By: D. Kelaher n, G. Mirka n & K. Dudziak n

author keywords: orthotics; posture; stability; fatigue; discomfort
MeSH headings : Adult; Analysis of Variance; Anthropometry; Biomechanical Phenomena; Ergonomics / instrumentation; Ergonomics / statistics & numerical data; Fatigue / prevention & control; Female; Foot; Humans; Male; Muscles / physiology; Orthotic Devices / statistics & numerical data; Polyurethanes; Posture / physiology; Shoes / statistics & numerical data; Time Factors
Source: Web Of Science
Added: August 6, 2018

1997 journal article

Selective activation of the external oblique musculature during axial torque production

Clinical Biomechanics (Bristol, Avon), 12(3), 172–180.

By: G. Mirka, D. Kelaher, A. Baker, A. Harrison & J. Davis

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: August 6, 2018