TITLE

Keyboard reaction force and finger flexor electromyograms during computer keyboard work

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Bernard J.; Armstrong, Thomas J.
PUB. DATE
December 1996
SOURCE
Human Factors;Dec1996, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p654
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the relationship between forearm electromyograms (EMGs) and keyboard reaction forces on people during keyboard task performed at a comfortable speed. Correspondence between EMG and peak force; Measurements of static force-EMG; Results of regression analysis; difference between EMG and finger force.
ACCESSION #
9706102964

 

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