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NIOSH publications on video display terminals (revised).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1991 Jun:1-87
Materials developed by NIOSH concerning video display terminals (VDTs) comprise this publication. The first section listed citations of reports developed by NIOSH concerning VDTs and possible hazards associated with their use, and contained ordering information for these publications. Types of publications included NIOSH numbered publications, hazard evaluation and technical assistance reports, contract reports, journal articles, book chapters, presentations, and miscellaneous reports. The second section of this report contained full text copies of selected references from the bibliography. These references included testimony before congressional committees, presentations and articles dealing with radiation issues, reproductive outcomes of workers using VDTs the risk of spontaneous abortion, an epidemiologic investigation of electric and magnetic fields and operator exposure, controlling glare problems in the VDT work environment, and the design of rest breaks for VDT operators.
Office-workers; Office-equipment; Radiation-hazards; Reproductive-hazards; Reproductive-system-disorders; Computer-equipment; Electromagnetic-radiation; Keyboard-operators; Video-display-terminals
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