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Title Musculoskeletal disorders and the workplace : low back and upper extremities / Panel on Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace, Commission on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, National Research Council and Institute of Medicine
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, ©2001


Description 1 online resource (xv, 492 pages) : illustrations
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Dimensions of the problem -- Ch. 3. Methodological issues and approaches -- Ch. 4. Epidemiologic evidence -- Ch. 5. Tissue mechanobiology -- Ch. 6. Biomechanics -- Ch. 7. Occupational stress -- Ch. 8. Interventions in the workplace -- Ch. 9. Work now and in the future -- Ch. 10. Patterns of evidence -- Ch. 11. Conclusions and recommendations -- Ch. 12. Research agenda
Summary Report of a two-year study of the contribution of workplace physical and psychosocial factors to the occurrence of musculoskeletal disorders to the low back and upper extremities. Also reports on the effectiveness of various prevention strategies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 375-430) and index
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Subject Backache.
Industrial accidents.
Arm -- Wounds and injuries.
Back -- Wounds and injuries
Musculoskeletal Diseases -- epidemiology
Arm Injuries
Arm Injuries -- epidemiology
Back Injuries -- epidemiology
Low Back Pain -- epidemiology
Occupational Diseases -- epidemiology
MEDICAL -- Surgery -- General.
Arm -- Wounds and injuries.
Back -- Wounds and injuries.
Industrial accidents.
Accident du travail.
Mal de dos.
Maladie squeletto-musculaire.
Form Electronic book
Author National Research Council (U.S.). Panel on Musculoskeletal Disorders and the Workplace.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
ISBN 030951178X