Agriculture and musculoskeletal disorders in low- and middle-income countries

  title={Agriculture and musculoskeletal disorders in low- and middle-income countries},
  author={K Sakthiaseelan Kumaraveloo and Christina Lunner Kolstrup},
  journal={Journal of Agromedicine},
  pages={227 - 248}
ABSTRACT Objectives: To systematically explore and summarize the risk factors of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs) among the agricultural workers in low- and middle-income countries (LMIC). In addition, to identify and analyze the methodological flaws in the reviewed studies. Methods: A comprehensive electronic literature search was conducted using PubMed, Medline, SCOPUS, CINAHL, Science Direct, Embase, Wiley Online Library, Google Scholar, and Web of Science databases. Three… Expand
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