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    • Biomechanical evaluation of friction-reducing devices for transferring patients 

      Kuppam, Veera Aneesh (Northern Illinois University, 2018)
      Professional caregivers and nurses are prone to a greater risk of work-related musculoskeletal disorders, which is primarily related to manual patient handling. In common various transfer devices are used to transfer ...
    • Biomechanical exposures of neck and shoulder in virtual reality 

      Penumudi, Sai Akhil (Northern Illinois University, 2018)
      Virtual Environment pose certain potential postural discomfort or pain of the neck and shoulder that could be different from a real environment. There has been a lack of ergonomic guidelines for the Virtual Reality (VR) ...