Mikael Forsman

Mikael Forsman

M.Sc. (E. Eng.)
Ph.D. in Medical Electronics
Docent in Ergonomics

E-mail: mikael.forsman@ki.se

Telephone:
Operator: 026-64 85 00
Cellphone: 0704-910 196

Current research

  • Methods and strategies for collecting and analyzing data of physical load
  • Quantification and size of the variation in physical load in different profession
  • Correlation between poor visual ergonomics and muscle activity in the neck and shoulder; Focus      
  • Differences in oxygenation and myoelectric activity in the forearm and shoulder muscles of healthy subjects versus patients suffering from chronic shoulder or forearm muscle pain
  • Uninjured flight baggage handlers

Recent publications

Toomingas A, Forsman M, Mathiassen SE, Heiden M, Nilsson T. 2012. Variation between seated and standing/walking postures among male and female call centre operators. BMC Public Health 2012, 12:154

Mathiassen SE, Wahlström J, Forsman M. 2012. Bias and imprecision in posture percentile variables estimated from short exposure samples. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2012, 12:36 doi:10.1186/1471-2288-12-36. Published: 25 March 2012

Palmerud G, Forsman M, Neumann WP, Winkel J. 2012. Mechanical exposure implications of rationalization: a comparison of two flow strategies in a Swedish manufacturing plant. Applied Ergonomics 43(6):1110-21.

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