B D Owen
Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
- An ergonomic approach to reducing back/shoulder stress in hospital nursing personnel: a five year follow upBernice D Owen
School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, 600 Highland Avenue H6 242, Madison, WI 53792 2455, USA
Int J Nurs Stud 39:295-302. 2002..At the control hospital, the back and shoulder injury rates, the lost workdays, and the restricted days remained stable throughout the study period...
- Decreasing back stress in home careBernice D Owen
University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Nursing, 53792 2455, USA
Home Healthc Nurse 21:180-6. 2003..This study describes home health aides' perceived stressfulness to the back and provides ideas all home care workers can use to decrease back stress...
- Teaching students safer methods of patient transferB D Owen
School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
Nurse Educ 25:288-93. 2000..Using assistive devices decreases the injury rate. The author discusses how student nurses can be taught to use assistive devices and thus avoid the under-axilla grasp method of transfer..