A comparative study of the stability ball vs. the desk chair in healthy young adults: sagittal curvature, sitting duration and usability

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10149/100044
Title:
A comparative study of the stability ball vs. the desk chair in healthy young adults: sagittal curvature, sitting duration and usability
Authors:
Robinson, J. (Jonathan); Bettany-Saltikov, J. A. (Josette); Warren, J. G. (Julian)
Editors:
de Mauroy, J. C. (Jean Claude); Grivas, T. B. (Theodoros); Knott, P. (Patrick); Tager, D. (David)
Affiliation:
University of Teesside. School of Health and Social Care.
Citation:
Robinson, J., Bettany-Saltikov, J. A. and Warren, J. G. (2009) 'A comparative study of the stability ball vs. the desk chair in healthy young adults: sagittal curvature, sitting duration and usability', 6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, Scoliosis, 4 (Suppl 2), O33
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
Scoliosis
Conference:
6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, 2009
Issue Date:
14-Dec-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10149/100044
DOI:
10.1186/1748-7161-4-S2-O33
Abstract:
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of seating type on sitting posture through comparison of a modified desk chair and a stability ball in the sagittal plane over a duration of 30 minutes. The usability of the stability ball was assessed through the completion of a purposely designed questionnaire.
Type:
Article; Meetings and Proceedings
Language:
en
Keywords:
stability ball; desk chair; posture; young adults; sitting posture; seating type
ISSN:
1748-7161
Rights:
Author can archive publisher's version/PDF. For full details see http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/ [Accessed 01/06/2010]
Citation Count:
0 [Web of Science and Scopus, 01/06/2010]

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorRobinson, J. (Jonathan)en
dc.contributor.authorBettany-Saltikov, J. A. (Josette)en
dc.contributor.authorWarren, J. G. (Julian)en
dc.contributor.editorde Mauroy, J. C. (Jean Claude)en
dc.contributor.editorGrivas, T. B. (Theodoros)en
dc.contributor.editorKnott, P. (Patrick)en
dc.contributor.editorTager, D. (David)en
dc.date.accessioned2010-06-01T13:24:40Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-01T13:24:40Z-
dc.date.issued2009-12-14-
dc.identifier.citationScoliosis; 4(Suppl 2):O33en
dc.identifier.issn1748-7161-
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/1748-7161-4-S2-O33-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10149/100044-
dc.description.abstractThe purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of seating type on sitting posture through comparison of a modified desk chair and a stability ball in the sagittal plane over a duration of 30 minutes. The usability of the stability ball was assessed through the completion of a purposely designed questionnaire.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBioMed Centralen
dc.rightsAuthor can archive publisher's version/PDF. For full details see http://www.sherpa.ac.uk/romeo/ [Accessed 01/06/2010]en
dc.subjectstability ballen
dc.subjectdesk chairen
dc.subjectpostureen
dc.subjectyoung adultsen
dc.subjectsitting postureen
dc.subjectseating typeen
dc.titleA comparative study of the stability ball vs. the desk chair in healthy young adults: sagittal curvature, sitting duration and usabilityen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.typeMeetings and Proceedingsen
dc.contributor.departmentUniversity of Teesside. School of Health and Social Care.en
dc.identifier.journalScoliosisen
dc.identifier.conference6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, 2009en
ref.citationcount0 [Web of Science and Scopus, 01/06/2010]en
or.citation.harvardRobinson, J., Bettany-Saltikov, J. A. and Warren, J. G. (2009) 'A comparative study of the stability ball vs. the desk chair in healthy young adults: sagittal curvature, sitting duration and usability', 6th international conference on conservative management of spinal deformities, Lyon, France, May 21 - 23, Scoliosis, 4 (Suppl 2), O33-
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