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Ergonomics in the operating theatre

In operating theatres sterile working conditions are critical to the success of surgical operations. The research project has analyzed sterile working processes in the operating theatre from an ergonomic standpoint. It identifed approaches to improve the usability of surgical products and thus increase safety levels for patients.

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Prof. Dr. Jürgen Held
Prof. Matthias Held
Fabian Benedikter
Eva Schiendzielorz
Paul Hartmann AG, Universitätsklinikum Tübingen
Sept 2010 – Aug 2013
BMBF FHprofUnt

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