Intervention strategies to reduce musculoskeletal injuries associated with handling patients: a systematic review.

  • Sue Hignett
  • Published 2003 in Occupational and environmental medicine


AIMS To report, analyse, and discuss the results of a systematic review looking at intervention strategies to reduce the risk factors associated with patient handling activities. METHODS A search strategy was devised to seek out research between 1960 and 2001. Inclusion/exclusion criteria limited the entry of papers into the review process. A checklist… (More)


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