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A biomechanical model of the hand in power grip.
Armstrong TJ; Chaffin DB
Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1975 Oct; :1-90
Biomechanical model is described of the hand in power grip, showing the relationship between grip and muscle forces for different hand positions. The model can be used to calculate changes in muscle forces for different grip configurations in an individual.
NIOSH-Grant; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Biomechanics
Industrial Engineering University of Michigan 2260 G G Brown University Ann Arbor, Mich 48105
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Department of Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
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