ERIC Number: EJ439741
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Do VDTs Pose a Health Threat? An Examination of the Evidence.
Qayoumi, Mohammad H.
Business Officer, v25 n7 p44-46 Jan 1991
All known health concerns related to use of video display terminals (VDTs) can be resolved by better ergonomics, reducing monotonous tasks, and giving VDT operators a better sense of controlling their work. These workplace improvements should be pursued regardless of VDT use. (MSE)
Descriptors: College Administration, Higher Education, Human Factors Engineering, Occupational Safety and Health, Prevention, Stress Variables, Video Display Terminals, Work Environment
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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