PHYSICAL WORKLOAD AS A RISK FACTOR FOR SYMPTOMS IN THE NECK AND UPPER LIMBS: EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT AND ERGONOMIC INTERVENTION

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Ritva Ketola;
(2004)
  • Publisher: University of Uludag
  • Journal: Journal of Sports Science and Medicine (issn: 1303-2968)
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  • Subject: Human engineering | computer terminals | neck pain | upper extremity | workload | risk factors | risk assessment | randomized controlled trials | observation | video recording | Sports | GV557-1198.995 | Sports medicine | RC1200-1245

The aims of this study were to investigate work related and individual factors as predictors of insident neck pain among video display unit (VDU) workers, to assess the effects of an ergonomic intervention and education on musculoskeletal symptoms, and to study the repe... View more
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