Identifying factors of comfort and discomfort in sitting

Zhang, Lijian; Helander, Martin G.
September 1996
Human Factors;Sep1996, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p377
Academic Journal
Investigates the possible multidimensional nature of comfort and discomfort in sitting. Solicitation of descriptors of feelings of comfort and discomfort; Treatment of comfort and discomfort as different and complementary entities in ergonomic investigations; Linking of discomfort with biomechanical factors and fatigue; Evaluation of descriptors of comfort and discomfort.


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