Selected Pre-doctoral Trainee Publications

1.    Barrero LH, Katz JN, Dennerlein JT. Self-reported ergonomic demands for occupational epidemiological research of musculoskeletal disorders: current instruments, methodological issues and future directions.  Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2009; 35(4):245-260. PMID: 19562235

2.    Barrero LH, Katz JN, Perry M, Krishnan R, Ware JH, Dennerlein JT. Intermittent work causes bias in self-reported activity duration: Mechanisms and implications for exposure assessment and epidemiology. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2009; 66(1):38-44. PMID: 18805887

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3.    Bruno Garza JL, Eijckelhof BHW, Huysman MA, Katz JN, Catalano P, Johnson PW, van Dieën JH, van der Beek AJ, Blatter BM, Dennerlein JT. During computer use, workers with high levels of over commitment experience higher trapezius muscle activity levels. Proceedings of the 56th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Boston, MA 2012.

4.    Bruno Garza JL, Eijckelhof BHW, Johnson PW, Raina SW, Rynellf P, Huysman MA, van Dieën JH, van der Beek AJ, Blatter BM, Dennerlein,JT. Observed differences in upper extremity forces, muscle efforts, postures, velocities, and accelerations across computer activities in a field study of office workers. Ergonomics.  [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 22455518.

5.    Bruno Garza JL, Johnson PW, Huysman MA, Katz JN, Catalano P, Dennerlein JT. Developing predictions for upper extremity muscle activity, posture, velocity, and acceleration during computer use based on keyboard use, mouse use, and individual factors. J. Occupational and Environmental Hygiene Conditionally Accepted.

6.    Bruno J, Li Z, Trudeau M, Raina S, Dennerlein JT. A single video-camera based postural assessment system to measure rotation of the shoulder during computer use. Journal of Applied Biomechanics.  [Epub ahead of print]. PMID 21908899

7.    Chang CH, Johnson PW, Dennerlein JT. A Wide Range of Activity Duration Cutoffs Provided Unbiased Estimates of Exposure to Computer Use. Journal of Occupational & Environmental Hygiene, 2008; 5(12):790-6. PMID: 18932082

8.    Chang CH, Johnson PW, Katz JN, Eisen EA, Dennerlein JT. Typing keystroke duration changed after submaximal isometric finger exercises. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 2009; 105(1):93-101. PMID: 18853179

9.    Connorton E, Miller M, Perry MJ, Hemenway D. Mental health and unintentional injurers: results from the national co-morbidity survey replication. Injury prevention: journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention. 2011; 17(3):171-175. PMID: 21193432.

10.    Connorton E, Perry MJ, Hemenway D, Miller M. Humanitarian relief workers and trauma-related mental illness. Epidemiologic reviews. 2012; 34(1):145-155. PMID: 22180469.

11.    Connorton E, Perry MJ, Hemenway D, Miller M. Occupational trauma and mental illness–combat, peacekeeping, or relief work and the national co-morbidity survey replication. Journal of occupational and environmental medicine/American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2011; 53(12):1360-1363.  PMID: 22173283.

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12.    Hopcia K, Dennerlein JT, Hashimoto D, Sorensen G. A Case-Control Study of Occupational Injuries for Consecutive and Cumulative Shifts in Hospital Registered Nurses and Patient Care Associates. AAOHN. Conditionally Accepted.

13.    Houwink A, Oude Hengel KM, Odell D, Dennerlein JT. Providing ergonomic instructions enhances the biomechanical improvements of an alternative computer mouse design. Human Factors, 2009; 51(1):46-55. PMID: 19634308

14.    Lander L, Sorock G, Stentz TL, Smith LM, Mittleman M, Perry MJ. A case-crossover study of laceration injuries in pork processing. Occup Environ Med. 2012; 69(6):410-416.  PMID: 22499245.

15.    Lander L, Sorock GS, Stentz TL, Eisen EA, Mittleman M, Hauser R, Perry MJ. A case-crossover study of occupational laceration injuries in pork processing: methods and preliminary findings. Occup Environ Med. Oct 2010;67(10):686-692.  PMID: 20837650.

16.    Lee DL, Kuo PL, Jindrich DL, Dennerlein JT. Computer keyswitch force-displacement characteristics affect muscle activity patterns during index finger tapping. J Electromyogr Kinesiol. 2009; 19(5):810-820.  PMID: 18515146.

17.    Oude Hengel KM, Houwink A, Odell D, van Dieen JH, Dennerlein JT. Smaller external notebook mice have different effects on posture and muscle activity. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2008; 23(6):727-734.  PMID: 18348899.

18.    Qin J, Lee D, Li Z, Chen H, Dennerlein JT. Estimating in vivo passive forces of the index finger muscles: Exploring model parameters. Journal of biomechanics. 2010; 43(7):1358-1363. PMID: 20181338.

19.    Qin J, Trudeau M, Katz JN, Buchholz B, Dennerlein JT. Biomechanical loading on the upper extremity increases from single key tapping to directional tapping. Journal of electromyography and kinesiology : official journal of the International Society of Electrophysiological Kinesiology. 2011; 21(4):587-594.  PMID: 21216620.

20.    Ronk CJ, Dennerlein JT, Hoffman E, Perry MJ. Is renovation riskier than new construction?: an observational comparison of risk factors for stepladder-related falls. American journal of industrial medicine. 2011; 54(8):579-585.  PMID: 21520211.

21.    Sparer E, Herrick R, Dennerlein JT. Case Study: Lessons Learned from Implementing a Leading Indicator-Based Safety Incentive Program on a Construction Site. SubmittedCity Ladder

22.    Sparer E. Dennerlein JT. Determining Safety Inspection Thresholds for Employee Incentives Programs on Construction Sites. Safety Science. Accepted for Publication.

23.    Trudeau M, Udtamadilok T, Karlson AK, Dennerlein JT. Thumb Motor Performance Varies by Movement Orientation, Direction, and Device Size during Single-Handed Mobile Phone Use. Human Factors, 2012; 54(1): 51-59.  PMID: 22409102

24.    Trudeau M, Young JG, Jindrich DL, Dennerlein JT. Thumb motor performance varies with thumb and wrist posture during single-handed mobile phone use. J. Biomechanics, In Press.

25.    Verma SK, Chang WR, Courtney TK, Lombardi DA, Huang YH, Brennan MJ, Mittleman MA, Ware JH, Perry MJ. A prospective study of floor surface, shoes, floor cleaning and slipping in US limited-service restaurant workers. Occupational and environmental medicine. 2011; 68(4):279-285.  PMID: 20935283.

26.    Verma SK, Chang WR, Courtney TK, Lombardi DA, Huang YH, Brennan MJ, Mittleman MA, Perry MJ. Workers’ experience of slipping in U.S. limited-service restaurants. Journal of occupational and environmental hygiene. 2010; 7(9):491-500.  PMID: 20552500.

27.    Verma SK, Courtney TK, Corns HL, Huang YH, Lombardi DA, Chang WR, Brennan MJ, Perry MJ. Factors associated with use of slip-resistant shoes in US limited-service restaurant workers. Injury prevention. Aug 23 2011.  PMID: 21865205.a

28.    Verma SK, Lombardi DA, Chang WR, Courtney TK, Huang YH, Brennan MJ, Mittleman MA, Ware JH, Perry MJ. Rushing, distraction, walking on contaminated floors and risk of slipping in limited-service restaurants: a case–crossover study. Occupational and environmental medicine. 2011; 68(8):575-581. PMID: 21097951.