Poster Session  |   August 2016
Engaging Dental Students in Ergonomics
Author Affiliations
  • Medical University of South Carolina
Article Information
Work and Industry / Prevention and Intervention
Poster Session   |   August 2016
Engaging Dental Students in Ergonomics
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011515249p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO1097
American Journal of Occupational Therapy, August 2016, Vol. 70, 7011515249p1. doi:10.5014/ajot.2016.70S1-PO1097
Abstract

Date Presented 4/7/2016

An occupational therapy student research team observed and tracked the effect of ergonomics education on improving body mechanics and posture within each year’s senior class of dental students, using direct observation and video recording of the Rapid Upper Limb Assessment.

Primary Author and Speaker: Peter Bowman

Contributing Authors: Claire Murphy, Marie Schaner