[Musculoskeletal disorders caused by repetitive trauma of the upper limbs: a paradigm of the development of occupational diseases and industrial medicine].

@article{Apostoli2001MusculoskeletalDC,
  title={[Musculoskeletal disorders caused by repetitive trauma of the upper limbs: a paradigm of the development of occupational diseases and industrial medicine].},
  author={Pietro Apostoli},
  journal={Giornale italiano di medicina del lavoro ed ergonomia},
  year={2001},
  volume={23 2},
  pages={87-98}
}
  • Pietro Apostoli
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    Giornale italiano di medicina del lavoro ed…
The work related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs) are a wide range of inflammatory and degenerative disease and disorders that result in pain and functional impairment. All available definitions for WMSDS are non consistent and require in each individual case and in each group study careful identification of symptoms, signs and findings. WMSDs, as a mutifactorial work related disease, are associated to physical and psychosocial factors at work and other individual, sociocultural factors. They… CONTINUE READING