Best Ergonomic Computer Mouse for Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)

Best Ergonomic Computer Mouse for Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)

There are so many ergonomic mice to choose from. If you are looking for the best ergonomic mouse for lateral Epicondylitus please read through this blog post that covers some back ground to lateral Epicondylitus (tennis elbow) and three tips covering how to manage discomfort.

Lateral Epicondylitis is a condition that occurs in the arm and is sometimes known as Tennis Elbow. The terms “Tennis Elbow” is a misnomer however since it occurs most often in non tennis players. Furthermore, and contrary to popular belief, there is limited scientific evidence that computer […]

How to Choose an Ergonomic Mouse?

How to Choose an Ergonomic Mouse?

 

If you use a computer at work you will most probably hold it for longer than any other piece of equipment, maybe even your mobile phone!

Due to the amount of time you have contact with your mouse you may be asking yourself “How to choose an Ergonomic Mouse?”

Below are a list of things to think about during your purchase of an ergonomic mouse. The main point to remember is even if you do find the perfect ergonomic mouse try to pre-empt discomfort during use with a change of posture or task. This method will reduce […]

An Ergonomics Approach to Computer Mouse Design.

An Ergonomics Approach to Computer Mouse Design.
DXT Ergonomic Mouse

Stephen Bowden, Ergonomist.

The purpose of a computer mouse is to allow the user to complete accurate and productive movements of the cursor on screen.

The scientific literature has been indicating for nearly 20 years that the shape and size of computer input devices should take advantage of the fine motor control of the hand for their operation. The rationale for this suggestion is that the small muscle groups and joints in the fingers are densely represented in the human motor and sensory cortex and have higher information processing abilities […]