Jack Dennerlein

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in upper extremity biomechanics across different mouse positions in a computer workstation
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ergonomics 49:1456-69. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Haptic force-feedback devices for the office computer: performance and musculoskeletal loading issues
    J T Dennerlein
    Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Hum Factors 43:278-86. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint The contribution of the wrist, elbow and shoulder joints to single-finger tapping
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02139, USA
    J Biomech 40:3013-22. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Forearm electromyographic changes with the use of a haptic force-feedback computer mouse
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Factors 48:130-41. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Different computer tasks affect the exposure of the upper extremity to biomechanical risk factors
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ergonomics 49:45-61. 2006
  6. pmc Ergonomic practices within patient care units are associated with musculoskeletal pain and limitations
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:107-16. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-linear viscoelastic models predict fingertip pulp force-displacement characteristics during voluntary tapping
    Devin L Jindrich
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Biomech 36:497-503. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Occupational injuries among Boston bicycle messengers
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 42:519-25. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Longer distal motor latency predicts better outcomes of carpal tunnel release
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein
    Harvard University, School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:176-83. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Repetitive stress symptoms among radiology technologists: prevalence and major causative factors
    Daniel S Siegal
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:956-60. 2010

Research Grants

  1. Upper Extremity Dynamics During Keying
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. Tools for exposure assessment of physical risk factors
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Upper Extremity Dynamics During Keying
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Tools for exposure assessment of physical risk factors
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. TOOLS FOR EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT OF PHYSICAL RISK FACTORS I
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2001
  6. Interactions of Biomechanics and Psychosocial Stressors and MSDs in the Modern Of
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2010

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in upper extremity biomechanics across different mouse positions in a computer workstation
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ergonomics 49:1456-69. 2006
    ..In conclusion, of these alternative mouse positions, the HM position was the least desirable, whereas the CM position reduced overall awkward postures associated with mouse-intensive computer tasks...
  2. ncbi request reprint Haptic force-feedback devices for the office computer: performance and musculoskeletal loading issues
    J T Dennerlein
    Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Hum Factors 43:278-86. 2001
    ..Actual or potential applications of this research include human-computer interface design, specifically that of the pointing device extensively used for the graphical user interface...
  3. ncbi request reprint The contribution of the wrist, elbow and shoulder joints to single-finger tapping
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02139, USA
    J Biomech 40:3013-22. 2007
    ..For FS tapping, the kinematic and kinetic data indicate that the wrist and elbow contribute significantly, working in synergy with the finger joints to create the fingertip tapping task...
  4. ncbi request reprint Forearm electromyographic changes with the use of a haptic force-feedback computer mouse
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hum Factors 48:130-41. 2006
    ..To examine changes in biomechanical and motor control associated with a force-feedback computer mouse...
  5. ncbi request reprint Different computer tasks affect the exposure of the upper extremity to biomechanical risk factors
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ergonomics 49:45-61. 2006
    ..Comparing different types of computer work demonstrates that mouse use is prevalent in most computer tasks and is associated with more constrained and non-neutral postures of the wrist and shoulder compared to keyboarding...
  6. pmc Ergonomic practices within patient care units are associated with musculoskeletal pain and limitations
    Jack T Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 55:107-16. 2012
    ..With the high prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) for patient care unit workers, prevention efforts through ergonomic practices within units may be related to symptoms associated with typical work-related MSDs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-linear viscoelastic models predict fingertip pulp force-displacement characteristics during voluntary tapping
    Devin L Jindrich
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Biomech 36:497-503. 2003
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  8. ncbi request reprint Occupational injuries among Boston bicycle messengers
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 42:519-25. 2002
    ..Urban bicycle couriers may have a high incidence of injuries. Most messengers work as contractors and hence their injuries are not well documented...
  9. ncbi request reprint Longer distal motor latency predicts better outcomes of carpal tunnel release
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein
    Harvard University, School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:176-83. 2002
    ..The results suggest that workers with prolonged preoperative distal motor latencies and who are in good general health preoperatively have a higher rate of successful carpal tunnel release surgery...
  10. doi request reprint Repetitive stress symptoms among radiology technologists: prevalence and major causative factors
    Daniel S Siegal
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:956-60. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint University students' notebook computer use
    Karen Jacobs
    Boston University, Sargent College, Department of Occupational Therapy, 635 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Appl Ergon 40:404-9. 2009
    ..More research is needed however to determine the most effective ergonomics intervention for university students...
  12. ncbi request reprint Electromyographic activity of the human extensor carpi ulnaris muscle changes with exposure to repetitive ulnar deviation
    Kirsty J Bennie
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Eur J Appl Physiol 88:5-12. 2002
    ..003). These changes suggest that the muscles are in an early stage of fatigue when working for an 8 h day...
  13. ncbi request reprint Seat inclination, use of lumbar support and low-back pain of taxi drivers
    Jiu Chiuan Chen
    Occupational Health Program, Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Scand J Work Environ Health 31:258-65. 2005
    ..This cross-sectional study was conducted to examine the association between seat inclination, use of lumbar support, and the prevalence of clinically significant low-back pain among taxi drivers..
  14. ncbi request reprint Daily computer usage correlated with undergraduate students' musculoskeletal symptoms
    Che Hsu Joe Chang
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Ind Med 50:481-8. 2007
    ..A pilot prospective study was performed to examine the relationships between daily computer usage time and musculoskeletal symptoms on undergraduate students...
  15. ncbi request reprint Finger flexor tendon forces are a complex function of finger joint motions and fingertip forces
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hand Ther 18:120-7. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Fatigue in the forearm resulting from low-level repetitive ulnar deviation
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard University, School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    AIHA J (Fairfax, Va) 64:799-805. 2003
    ..The psychophysically determined workloads, although not creating noticeable discomfort to the subjects, were high enough to create low levels of muscle fatigue...

Research Grants12

  1. Upper Extremity Dynamics During Keying
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These biomechanical studies are a critical step in testing the effectiveness of these interventions for reducing work-related musculoskeletal disorders ..
  2. Tools for exposure assessment of physical risk factors
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Technology transfers include potential software products for computer users to monitor their own work patterns. ..
  3. Upper Extremity Dynamics During Keying
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These biomechanical studies are a critical step in testing the effectiveness of these interventions for reducing work-related musculoskeletal disorders ..
  4. Tools for exposure assessment of physical risk factors
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Technology transfers include potential software products for computer users to monitor their own work patterns. ..
  5. TOOLS FOR EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT OF PHYSICAL RISK FACTORS I
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  6. Interactions of Biomechanics and Psychosocial Stressors and MSDs in the Modern Of
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results will influence work place design and policies through the development of new evidence-based interventions. ..