Attendees will learn to evaluate workstations and equipment, identify factors contributing to work-related musculoskeletal disorders, and prioritize ergonomic improvements.
What does WMD stand for?
WMD stands for Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorder
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Samples in periodicals archive:
About 20 per cent of all work-related musculoskeletal disorders affect the lower limbs.
Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs) magnitude Pain, discomfort and loss of function in the back, neck and extremities are common among construction workers.
OSHA wants to restore a column to the OSHA 300 log that would record work-related musculoskeletal disorders, such as carpal-tunnel syndrome and rotator cuff syndrome.
These chairs help reduce the occurrence of many work-related musculoskeletal disorders, such as cumulative-trauma disorders or repetitive-strain disorders, including carpal-tunnel syndrome and tendonitis.
The high prevalence of work-related musculoskeletal disorders in young therapists (Cromie et al 2000) indicates that there is a requirement to understand why they are developing these problems, and whether they first occur in physiotherapy students.
She conducts research on the prevention of work-related musculoskeletal disorders, particularly in health care providers.
Aug 27-30, 2007: "Sixth International Scientific Conference on Prevention of Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders," Boston, MA.