Health effects of mechanical vibration.

  • Massimo Bovenzi
  • Published 2005 in
    Giornale italiano di medicina del lavoro ed…


In this study, the health disorders caused by occupational exposure to whole-body vibration (WBV) and hand-transmitted vibration (HTV) are reviewed. Long-term occupational exposure to intense WBV is associated with an increased risk for disorders of the lumbar spine and the connected nervous system. With a lower probability, the neck-shoulder, the… (More)


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@article{Bovenzi2005HealthEO, title={Health effects of mechanical vibration.}, author={Massimo Bovenzi}, journal={Giornale italiano di medicina del lavoro ed ergonomia}, year={2005}, volume={27 1}, pages={58-64} }