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ISRN Automotive Engineering
Volume 2014, Article ID 852607, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/852607
Research Article

Combined Effects of Long-Term Sitting and Whole-Body Vibration on Discomfort Onset for Vehicle Occupants

Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University, Loughborough LE11 3TU, UK

Received 11 June 2013; Accepted 22 July 2013; Published 2 January 2014

Academic Editors: A. Anund and M. Gobbi

Copyright © 2014 Neil J. Mansfield et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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