Nomophobia, phantom vibration syndrome
, screen insomnia, smartphone addiction, information overload, facebook fatigue, selfitis (the compulsive need to post selfies), social media distraction and the rest are all covered by the umbrella of "technostress."
Bovenzi, "Exposure-response relationship in the hand-arm vibration syndrome
: An overview of current epidemiology research," International Archives of Occupational and Environmental Health, vol.
Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome
http://www.patient.co.uk/health/Hand-Arm-Vibration-Syndrome.htm (accessed 7-18-2015)
"There's also 'Phantom Vibration Syndrome
' where you have a phone in your pocket and you think you've got a text message and you go to check and there's no-one there."
An exciting new addition to the Master Tool Services range is an effective, affordable vibration management system that targets the niche market of personal protective equipment (PPE) for HAVS (hand arm vibration syndrome
Damage caused by vibrating power tools - identify measures to eliminate or reduce the risk of hand-arm vibration syndrome
It comes as a 44-yearold Gateshead man won compensation after developing Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome
(HAVS) because of his work.
Since repeated forceful gripping and coupling forces at the interface of the hand-arm system and the vibrating tool can be at risk of developing circulatory, neurological, or musculoskeletal disorders (Griffin and Bovenzi, 2002; NIOSH, 1997) which have been collectively grouped as hand-arm vibration syndrome
(HAVS) (Gemne and Taylor, 1983), a bicycle rider can be considered vulnerable to develop vibration related overuse injuries and/or performance diminishing consequences.
Vibrations created by hand pieces can lead to a combination of vascular, neurological and musculoskeletal disturbances, known in combination or individually as vibration syndrome
. A vibration syndrome
is associated with tingling and numbness of the hands as well as vasoconstriction of blood vessels, causing the fingers to appear white.
The condition is also known as Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome
(HAVS) as the condition can easily affect the rest of the arm.
Melbourne, February 7 ( ANI ): If you constantly check your mobile phone thinking it has vibrated- only to find no one has called, then you are suffering from "Phantom vibration syndrome
The men, all workers in the gardens and countryside department, ended up suffering with "Hand Arm Vibration syndrome
" which results in poor grip, numbness, and acute sensitivity to cold resulting in pain - and the damage is largely irreversible.