Sigurdur O Sigurdsson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Discounting the value of safety: Effects of perceived risk and effort
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA Electronic address
    J Safety Res 46:127-34. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Barriers to employment among unemployed drug users: age predicts severity
    Sigurdur Oli Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:580-7. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Motivating ergonomic computer workstation setup: sometimes training is not enough
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21250 USA
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 18:27-33. 2012
  4. pmc Using real-time visual feedback to improve posture at computer workstations
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 41:365-75. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Propensity to work among chronically unemployed adult drug users
    Sigurdur Oli Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:599-607. 2011
  6. pmc Generalization of posture training to computer workstations in an applied setting
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Maryland 21250, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 44:157-61. 2011
  7. pmc Maintenance of reinforcement to address the chronic nature of drug addiction
    Kenneth Silverman
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 5200 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Prev Med 55:S46-53. 2012

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Discounting the value of safety: Effects of perceived risk and effort
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, USA Electronic address
    J Safety Res 46:127-34. 2013
    ..Better tools are needed to identify and study the factors influencing safety-related choices and decision making...
  2. doi request reprint Barriers to employment among unemployed drug users: age predicts severity
    Sigurdur Oli Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 38:580-7. 2012
    ..As a result of these and other barriers, employment rates in these groups are generally low...
  3. ncbi request reprint Motivating ergonomic computer workstation setup: sometimes training is not enough
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21250 USA
    Int J Occup Saf Ergon 18:27-33. 2012
    ..The data suggest that improving worker knowledge about ergonomically correct workstation setup does not necessarily lead to correct workstation setup, and that motivational interventions may be needed to achieve lasting behavior change...
  4. pmc Using real-time visual feedback to improve posture at computer workstations
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 41:365-75. 2008
    ..A reversal to the information phase for 2 participants did not lead to decreases in safety. Postures self-monitored with high accuracy improved to a greater degree than postures self-monitored with low accuracy...
  5. doi request reprint Propensity to work among chronically unemployed adult drug users
    Sigurdur Oli Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, Maryland 21250, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 46:599-607. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Generalization of posture training to computer workstations in an applied setting
    Sigurdur O Sigurdsson
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland Baltimore County, Maryland 21250, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 44:157-61. 2011
    ..Intervention in the mock setting was associated with consistent improvement in safe posture at the mock workstation, but generalization to the actual workstation was limited...
  7. pmc Maintenance of reinforcement to address the chronic nature of drug addiction
    Kenneth Silverman
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 5200 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Prev Med 55:S46-53. 2012
    ..Abstinence reinforcement can be maintained to promote long-term drug abstinence, but practical means of implementing long-term abstinence reinforcement are needed...