L F Bradway

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In 1991, musculoskeletal injuries prevented 488 recruits from completing basic training at the Naval Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Illinois. These losses cost the Navy an estimated $5 million. To respond to the large number of injured recruits, a multi-disciplinary team was developed in 1992. Along with this team, a three-tiered, systematic(More)
This study assessed the immediate effects of the U.S. Navy's Healthy Back Program in changing knowledge about back injury prevention. The prevalence of back problems among incoming recruits and correlates of back pain also were examined. Intervention recruits (n = 1,772) received the Healthy Back Program presentation, then completed a questionnaire. Control(More)
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