About 20 per cent of all work-related musculoskeletal disorders affect the lower limbs.
What does WRMD stand for?
WRMD stands for Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders
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- Workplace Relations Ministers' Council (Australia)
- Workshop Research in Mechanics of Composites
- World Radiation Monitoring Centre
- Wisconsin Ready Mixed Concrete Association (Madison, WI)
- Wakefield Retired Men's Club Band (Wakefield, MA)
- West Richland Mid-Columbia Library (Richland, WA)
- Water Resources Management Division (Department of Environment and Conservation; Canada)
- Wisconsin Recycling Markets Directory (University of Wisconsin-Extension Solid and Hazardous Waste Education Center)
- Wharton Risk Management and Decision Process Center
- Wood Raw Material Equivalents
- Worker Requested Medical Exam
- World Reserve Monetary Exchange
- Washington Report on Middle East Affairs
- Warrington's Recognition Memory for Faces (gerontology)
- Weasels Ripped My Flesh (Frank Zappa album)
- World Radio Missionary Fellowship, Inc. (Colorado Springs, CO)
- World Rainforest Movement and Forests Monitor
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Samples in periodicals archive:
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.