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The handbook of operator fatigue

Author: Gerald Matthews
Publisher: Burlington, VT : Ashgate Pub. Company, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fatigue is a recognized problem in many facets of the human enterprise. This title addresses such important facets of fatigue as: the scale of the fatigue problem, the nature of fatigue, how to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gerald Matthews
ISBN: 9780754675372 0754675378 9781409442653 1409442659
OCLC Number: 755213222
Description: xix, 510 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. I INTRODUCTION TO OPERATOR FATIGUE --
1.An Overview of Operator Fatigue / P.A. Hancock --
2.An Historical View of Operator Fatigue / James C. Miller --
3.Challenges in Fatigue and Performance Research / Bob Hockey --
pt. II THE NATURE OF FATIGUE --
4.Conceptualizing and Defining Fatigue / Gerald Matthews --
5.Individual Differences in Stress, Fatigue and Performance / James L. Szalma --
6.Task Characteristics and Fatigue / Erin Marie Conklin --
7.Fatigue in Sports Psychology / Timothy David Noakes --
pt. III ASSESSMENT OF FATIGUE --
8.Approaches to the Measurement of Fatigue / Christopher Christodoulou --
9.Dimensional Models of Fatigue / Edward M. Hitchcock --
10.Models of Individual Differences in Fatigue for Performance Research / Paula A. Desmond --
pt. IV THE NEUROSCIENCE OF FATIGUE --
11.Neuroscience of Sleep and Orcadian Rhythms / Hans P.A. Van Dongen --
12.The Influence of Fatigue on Brain Activity / Yvonne Tran Note continued: 13.Cerebral Hemodynamic Indices of Operator Fatigue in Vigilance / William S. Helton --
14.Biochemical Indices of Fatigue for Anti-fatigue Strategies and Products / Osami Kajimoto --
pt. V PERFORMANCE EFFECTS OF SLEEP LOSS AND CIRCADIAN RHYTHMS --
15.Socio-emotional and Neurocognitive Effects of Sleep Loss / William D.S. Killgore --
16.Orcadian Rhythms and Mental Performance / Jim Waterhouse --
17.Sleep Loss and Performance / Valerie J. Gawron --
pt. VI FATIGUE AND HEALTH --
18.Differentiating Fatigue in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Psychiatric Disorders / Abigail Brown --
19.Chronic Fatigue Syndrome / Diane L. Cox --
20.Upper Respiratory Tract Illnesses and Fatigue / Andrew P. Smith --
pt. VII APPLIED CONTEXTS FOR OPERATOR FATIGUE --
21.Long Work Hours, Fatigue, Safety, and Health / Roger R. Rosa --
22.Fatigue and Road Safety: Identifying Crash Involvement and Addressing the Problem within a Safe Systems Approach / Julie Hatfield Note continued: 23.Driver Fatigue and Safety: A Transactional Perspective / Dyani J. Saxby --
24.Understanding and Managing Fatigue in Aviation / John A. Caldwell --
25.Soldier Fatigue and Performance Effectiveness: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow / Gerald P. Krueger --
pt. VIII OPERATIONAL COUNTERMEASURES --
26.Adaptive Automation for Mitigation of Hazardous States of Awareness / Alan T. Pope --
27.Countermeasures for Driver Fatigue / Ann Williamson --
28.Work Scheduling / Simon Folkard --
29.Avoiding the Impact of Fatigue on Human Effectiveness / Kelly J. Neville --
30.Model-based Fatigue Risk Management / Gregory Belenky.
Responsibility: by Gerald Matthews [and others].

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'This is a comprehensive, academic account of a 'hidden killer' and one which deserves study. More than that though, organisations should take its lessons to heart and act on them.' The ROSPA Read more...

 
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