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  • Anthropometry of south Indian industrial workmen 

    Fernandez, Jeffrey E.; Uppugonduri, Krishna G. (Taylor & Francis, 1992-11)
    This paper presents the results of an anthropometric survey conducted on South Indian male workers in the electronic industry. The data were collected as part of a project to modify work stations that utilized equipment ...
  • Design-oriented functional capacity evaluation: the available motions inventory--a review 

    Malzahn, Don E.; Fernandez, Jeffrey E.; Kattel, B. P. (Informa Healthcare, 1996-08)
    The accommodation of a task to the unique abilities of an individual with a disability is becoming increasingly the responsibility of the employer. Functional capacity evaluation (FCE) provides the information necessary ...
  • Maximum acceptable frequencies for females performing a drilling task in different wrist postures 

    Davis, Paul J.; Fernandez, Jeffrey E. (Human Ergology Society, 1994-12)
    This paper presents a study on the effect of wrist posture; flexion, extension, ulnar deviation, and radial deviation on maximum acceptable frequencies (MAF) for a drilling task using a psychophysical approach. Twelve ...
  • Physiological capacities of individuals with cerebral palsy 

    Fernandez, Jeffrey E.; Pitetti, Kenneth H.; Betzen, M. T. (Sage Publications, 1990-08)
    The physical work capacity (PWC) and the physiological response to stimulated tasks of nine ambulatory individuals with cerebral palsy (CP) were studied. Energy demand for each work task was determined by percentage of PWC ...
  • Psychophysical lifting capacity over extended periods 

    Fernandez, Jeffrey E.; Ayoub, M. M.; Smith, James L. (Taylor & Francis, 1991-01)
    The effect of time on an individual's lifting capacity over extended periods using a psychophysical approach was studied. Twelve male subjects estimated their lifting capacity in a 25 min period, and then attempted to lift ...
  • Psychophysically acceptable weights for a combination lifting task using bags with handles 

    Fredericks, T. K.; Fernandez, Jeffrey E.; Rodrigues, C. C. (Human Ergology Society, 1994-12)
    This paper presents a study on a combination lift and lower manual handling task and was designed to simulate the loading of grocery bags into a car trunk. Twelve male subjects performed an externally paced task of lifting ...
  • Training of ambulatory individuals with cerebral palsy 

    Fernandez, Jeffrey E.; Pitetti, Kenneth H. (W.B. Saunders, 1993-05)
    The effect of training on the physical work capacity (PWC) and the physiological response to simulated tasks of seven ambulatory individuals with cerebral palsy (CP) were studied. Energy demand for each work task was ...