Yong-Ku Kong, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
2001 Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, United States 
Area:
Biomechanics, Ergonomics

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Year Citation  Score
2018 Kong YK, Lee JH, Shin JM, Shim HH, Kim JK, Cho MU, Park CW, Choi KH. Evaluation of subjective perceived rating for grip strength depending on handedness for various target force levels. Work (Reading, Mass.). PMID 30636746 DOI: 10.3233/WOR-182838  0.4
2017 Chang J, Freivalds A, Sharkey NA, Kong YK, Mike Kim H, Sung K, Kim DM, Jung K. Investigation of index finger triggering force using a cadaver experiment: Effects of trigger grip span, contact location, and internal tendon force. Applied Ergonomics. 65: 183-190. PMID 28802438 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2017.06.011  1
2017 Choi KH, Kim DM, Lee SY, Lee JH, Kong YK. Evaluation of the controlled grip force exertion tasks associated with age, gender, handedness and target force level. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 1-27. PMID 28436312 DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2017.1322832  0.4
2017 Kong YK, Lee SY, Lee KS, Kim DM. Comparisons of Ergonomic Evaluation Tools (ALLA, RULA, REBA and OWAS) for Farm Work. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 1-19. PMID 28301984 DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2017.1306960  0.4
2016 Kong YK, Freivalds A, Kim DM, Chang J. Investigation of Methods for Estimating Hand Bone Dimensions Using X-ray Hand Anthropometric Data. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 1-34. PMID 27309979 DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2016.1199354  1
2016 Kim DM, Kong YK. Evaluation of pliers' grip spans in the maximum gripping task and sub-maximum cutting task. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 1-8. PMID 27064491 DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2016.1155804  0.4
2016 Kong Y, You H, Jia J. Oral antiviral therapy reduces the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma in persons with chronic hepatitis B infection: combining evidence and common sense. Hepatology International. PMID 26907706 DOI: 10.1007/s12072-016-9714-9  0.64
2016 Gao M, Kong Y, Wang H, Xie B, Yang G, Gao L, Zhang Y, Zhan F, Dai B, Tao Y, Shi J. Thalidomide treatment for patients with previously untreated multiple myeloma: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Tumour Biology : the Journal of the International Society For Oncodevelopmental Biology and Medicine. PMID 26906553 DOI: 10.1007/s13277-016-4963-8  0.32
2016 Xie B, Gao M, Hu L, Kong Y, Gao L, Wang H, Yang G, Zhang Y, Tao Y, Xu H, Zhan F, Wu X, Shi J. Efficacy and safety of tyrosine kinase inhibitors in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia: A meta-analysis International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Medicine. 9: 1815-1821.  0.32
2015 Kong YK, Kim DM. The relationship between hand anthropometrics, total grip strength and individual finger force for various handle shapes. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 21: 187-92. PMID 26323777 DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2015.1029726  0.4
2015 Wei W, Wu Q, Zhou J, Kong Y, You H. A Better Antiviral Efficacy Found in Nucleos(t)ide Analog (NA) Combinations with Interferon Therapy than NA Monotherapy for HBeAg Positive Chronic Hepatitis B: A Meta-Analysis. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 12: 10039-55. PMID 26308024 DOI: 10.3390/ijerph120810039  0.64
2015 Wang H, Qian W, Gao S, Du J, Chen J, Kong Y, Wang J. Controllable synthesis and catalytic performance of mesoporous silica nanotube micro-reactor Applied Catalysis a: General. 504: 228-237. DOI: 10.1016/j.apcata.2014.12.040  0.32
2015 Wang H, Xiong C, Li Z, Kong Y, Chen J, Wang J. Three-Dimensionally Controllable Synthesis of Multichannel Silica Nanotubes and Their Application as Dual Drug Carriers Chempluschem. 80: 1615-1623. DOI: 10.1002/cplu.201500231  0.32
2014 Kong YK. The effects of co-ordinating postures with shoulder and elbow flexion angles on maximum grip strength and upper-limb muscle activity in standing and sitting postures. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 20: 595-606. PMID 25513795 DOI: 10.1080/10803548.2014.11077077  1
2014 Kong YK, Seo MT, Kang HS. Evaluation of total grip strength and individual finger forces on opposing (A-type) handles among Koreans. Ergonomics. 57: 108-15. PMID 24192400 DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2013.851284  1
2014 Lim CM, Kong YK. Effects of the resting time associated with the number of trials on the total and individual finger forces in a maximum grasping task. Applied Ergonomics. 45: 443-9. PMID 23849899 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2013.06.002  1
2014 Chang J, Freivalds A, Sharkey NA, Kong YK, Kim HM, Sung K, Kim DM. Investigation of triggering force by the index finger for optimal trigger design using a cadaver experiment Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 2014: 1546-1550. DOI: 10.1177/1541931214581322  1
2013 Sung K, Chang J, Freivalds A, Kong YK. Development of the two-dimensional biomechanical hand model for a guitar player Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 1653-1657. DOI: 10.1177/1541931213571367  1
2013 Chang J, Kong YK, Freivalds A, Kang HS, Cho JH. Investigation of relationships between hand surface dimensions and hand bone dimensions Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 948-952. DOI: 10.1177/1541931213571210  1
2012 Wang H, Kong YK, Jung MC. Postural evaluation in a poultry farm for broiler chickens. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 18: 67-75. PMID 22429530  1
2012 Kong YK, Seo MT, Kang HS, Kim DM. Effect of finger interaction on individual finger: index finger. Work (Reading, Mass.). 41: 5696-8. PMID 22317656 DOI: 10.3233/WOR-2012-0923-5696  1
2012 Kong YK, Kim DM, Lee KS, Jung MC. Comparison of comfort, discomfort, and continuum ratings of force levels and hand regions during gripping exertions. Applied Ergonomics. 43: 283-9. PMID 21696703 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2011.06.003  1
2011 Kong YK, Lee KS, Kim DM, Jung MC. Individual finger contribution in submaximal voluntary contraction of gripping. Ergonomics. 54: 1072-80. PMID 22026950 DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2011.620176  1
2011 Lim CM, Jung MC, Kong YK. Evaluation of upper-limb body postures based on the effects of back and shoulder flexion angles on subjective discomfort ratings, heart rates and muscle activities. Ergonomics. 54: 849-57. PMID 21943119 DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2011.600777  1
2011 Kong YK, Lee I, Jung MC, Song YW. The effects of age, viewing distance, display type, font type, colour contrast and number of syllables on the legibility of Korean characters. Ergonomics. 54: 453-65. PMID 21547790 DOI: 10.1080/00140139.2011.568635  1
2011 Mo SM, Kwag J, Jung MC, Kong YK. Evaluation of cyclic one-handed handling by electromyography Ergonomics For All: Celebrating Ppcoe's 20 Years of Excellence - Selected Papers of the Pan-Pacific Conference On Ergonomics, Ppcoe 2010. 307-312.  1
2011 Kong YK, Kim DM, Lim CM, Han JG, Jung MC. Analysis of irradiation effects of font size, font thickness, and font type Ergonomics For All: Celebrating Ppcoe's 20 Years of Excellence - Selected Papers of the Pan-Pacific Conference On Ergonomics, Ppcoe 2010. 375-379.  1
2010 Kong YK, Hallbeck MS, Jung MC. Crosstalk effect on surface electromyogram of the forearm flexors during a static grip task. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology : Official Journal of the International Society of Electrophysiological Kinesiology. 20: 1223-9. PMID 20801672 DOI: 10.1016/j.jelekin.2010.08.001  1
2010 Jung MC, Park D, Lee SJ, Lee KS, Kim DM, Kong YK. The effects of knee angles on subjective discomfort ratings, heart rates, and muscle fatigue of lower extremities in static-sustaining tasks. Applied Ergonomics. 42: 184-92. PMID 20723884 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2010.07.004  1
2010 Hwang J, Kong YK, Jung MC. Posture evaluations of tethering and loose-housing systems in dairy farms. Applied Ergonomics. 42: 1-8. PMID 20427034 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2010.03.008  1
2010 Kong YK, Sohn ST. Evaluations of the subjective discomfort ratings and EMGs of lower extremity muscles in various knee flexion angles Ergonomic Trends From the East - Proceedings of Ergomic Trends From the East. 251-254.  1
2009 Lee SJ, Kong YK, Lowe BD, Song S. Handle grip span for optimising finger-specific force capability as a function of hand size. Ergonomics. 52: 601-8. PMID 19424925 DOI: 10.1080/00140130802422481  1
2008 Kong YK, Lowe BD, Lee SJ, Krieg EF. Evaluation of handle shapes for screwdriving. Applied Ergonomics. 39: 191-8. PMID 17572374 DOI: 10.1016/j.apergo.2007.05.003  1
2008 Lu ML, James T, Lowe B, Barrero M, Kong YK. An investigation of hand forces and postures for using selected mechanical pipettes International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 38: 18-29. DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2007.08.006  1
2007 Kong YK, Lowe BD, Lee SJ, Krieg EF. Evaluation of handle design characteristics in a maximum screwdriving torque task. Ergonomics. 50: 1404-18. PMID 17654033 DOI: 10.1080/00140130701393775  1
2007 Lowe BD, Kong YK, Krieg E, Wurzelbacher S, Lee SJ. A field investigation of manual forces associated with trigger and push to start electric screwdrivers Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing. 17: 367-382. DOI: 10.1002/hfm.20079  1
2007 Kong YK, Lee SJ, Lowe BD, Song S. Evaluation of various handle grip spans for optimizing finger specific force based on the users' hand sizes Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 2: 884-888.  1
2006 Kong Y, Jang H, Freivalds A. Wrist and tendon dynamics as contributory risk factors in work-related musculoskeletal disorders Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing. 16: 83-105. DOI: 10.1002/hfm.20043  1
2005 Kong YK, Freivalds A, Kim SK. Evaluation of hook handles in a pulling task. International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics : Jose. 11: 303-13. PMID 16219158  1
2005 Kong YK, Lowe BD. Evaluation of handle diameters and orientations in a maximum torque task International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 35: 1073-1084. DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2005.04.009  1
2005 Kong YK, Lowe BD. Optimal cylindrical handle diameter for grip force tasks International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 35: 495-507. DOI: 10.1016/j.ergon.2004.11.003  1
2005 Albers J, Hudock S, Kong YK, Lowe B, Sudhakaran S, Krieg E. Comparison of three techniques for tying rebar on freeway bridge decks 8th Annual Applied Ergonomics Conference Proceedings. 763-784.  1
2004 Dababneh A, Lowe B, Krieg E, Kong YK, Waters T. Ergonomics. A checklist for the ergonomic evaluation of nonpowered hand tools. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 1: D135-45. PMID 15742704 DOI: 10.1080/15459620490883150  1
2004 Kong YK, Freivalds A, Kim SE. Evaluation of handles in a maximum gripping task. Ergonomics. 47: 1350-64. PMID 15370852 DOI: 10.1080/00140130410001715697  1
2003 Kong YK, Freivalds A. Evaluation of meat-hook handle shapes International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 32: 13-23. DOI: 10.1016/S0169-8141(03)00022-2  1
2001 Kong YK, Freivalds A. Evaluation of the finger and phalange froce distributions in pulling task Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. 1146-1150.  1
2000 Freivalds A, Kong Y, You H, Park S. A comprehensive risk assessment model for work-related musculoskeletal disorders of the upper extremities Proceedings of the Xivth Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association and 44th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Association, 'Ergonomics For the New Millennium'. 728-731.  1
2000 Freivalds A, Jang H, Kong Y. Setting standards for packing Proceedings of the Xivth Triennial Congress of the International Ergonomics Association and 44th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Association, 'Ergonomics For the New Millennium'. 447-450.  1
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