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Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace

Low Back and Upper Extremities

by Panel on Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace

  • 185 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by National Academies Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational medicine,
  • Orthopaedics & fractures,
  • Industrial Medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Occupational & Industrial Medicine,
  • Public Health,
  • Rheumatology,
  • Business & Economics / Labor,
  • Arm,
  • Back,
  • Backache,
  • Industrial accidents,
  • Wounds and injuries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages512
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9380459M
    ISBN 100309072840
    ISBN 109780309072847

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Musculoskeletal Disorders in the Workplace Margareta Nordin, Gunnar B.J. Andersson and Malcolm H. Pope. Browse book content. About the book. Search in this book. Concepts in Musculoskeletal Disorders.

Book chapter Full text access. Chapter 1 - Introduction to Epidemiologic Concepts in Musculoskeletal Disorders. Mary Louise Skovron and. Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace examines the scientific basis for connecting musculoskeletal disorders with the workplace, considering people, job tasks, and work environments.

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Musculoskeletal Disorders and Workplace Factors: A Critical Review of Epidemiologic Evidence for Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Neck, Upper Extremity, and Low Back will provide answers to many of the questions that have arisen on this topic over the last decade.

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Andersson (, Book, Other, Revised) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. The Nordic musculoskeletal questionnaire (NMQ) was used to study prevalence of work related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs).

Results: Most welders. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are conditions that affect the nerves, tendons, muscles and supporting structures, such as the discs in your back.

They result from one or more of these tissues having to work harder than theyre designed to. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are injuries or pain in the human musculoskeletal system, including the joints, ligaments, muscles, nerves, tendons, and structures that support limbs, neck and back.

MSDs can arise from a sudden exertion (e.g., lifting a heavy object), or they can arise from making the same motions repeatedly repetitive strain, or from repeated exposure to force, vibration, or Specialty: Rheumatology.

Purchase Ergonomics and the Management of Musculoskeletal Disorders - 2nd Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNReduce work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) by adapting the work to fit the person, instead of forcing the person to adapt to the work.

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Work related musculoskeletal injuries, caused by poor posture, have been discussed in human. At the workplace, the causes of musculoskeletal disorders are diverse but poorly understood. Aptel et al. [ 3 ] stated that biomechanical factors such as repetitive motion, strenuous efforts, extreme joint postures, and/or psychosocial factors establish the key role in work-related musculoskeletal : Orhan Korhan, Asad Ahmed Memon.

Musculoskeletal disorders are frequently related to computer use in the workplace. The aim of this chapter is to provide an overview of the evidence in the literature concerning the putative association between neck, shoulder, and upper-limb disorders and occupational exposure to use of a .ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiii, pages: illustrations: Contents: Introduction to epidemiologic concepts in musculoskeletal disorders / Mary Louise Skovron and Rudi Hiebert --Psychosocial aspects of work-related musculoskeletal disorders: clinical implications / Sherri Weiser --Review of the epidemiology of neck pain in workers: prevalence.etal Disorders and the Workplace.

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