Protocol Information

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Title Evaluating the Ergonomics of Foot Pedal Use during Surgery
Description The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects surgical foot pedal design and arrangement on ergonomic outcomes.
Objective The goal of this study is to determine the effect of surgical foot pedal design and arrangement on ergonomic parameters including muscle activity, posture, task performance, and balance.

Keywords: medical student, surgical resident
Principal Investigator CAVUOTO, LORA
Age Group Adult
Drugs Involved
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Status Open
Key Eligibility - Medical Student or Surgery Resident at the University at Buffalo
Disease Group Other; Surgery/Wounds
Treatment
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