Ergonomics

Keyboard Stands and Angles

No keyboard stands! The use of sloped keyboards or keyboard stands (the little legs on the bottom of keyboards) requires that we type with our wrists bent up, rather than...

Ergonomic iPad Stand

Aside from the move obvious musculoskeletal risks posed by the iPad, like awkward neck postures, it also promotes other more subtle musculoskeletal risks not obvious at first glance.  Specifically, I...

Thumb Mouse

Referred to as a “finger mouse” or “thumb mouse”, this device is a good alternative to the traditional mouse for those with shoulder conditions as it allows you to operate...

Apple iPad Ergonomics

All the ergonomic evils of the laptop are present in spades in this fashionable new gadget: stressful non-neutral neck postures (end of range neck flexion) while looking down at the screen, repetitive...

Trackball mouse options

Few people today use their computer exclusively for wordprocessing and most of us spend hours each day chasing a small cursor around the screen. For the majority of compuer users this is...