Mitigation of musculoskeletal problems and body discomfort of agricultural workers through educational intervention.

@article{Vyas2012MitigationOM,
  title={Mitigation of musculoskeletal problems and body discomfort of agricultural workers through educational intervention.},
  author={Rekha Vyas},
  journal={Work},
  year={2012},
  volume={41 Suppl 1},
  pages={2398-404}
}
Farming is a physically arduous occupation that places farm workers' at potential risk of musculoskeletal disorders, which has been observed to impose a greater impact on their health. Each activity in agriculture brings about certain stress and strain on bones and muscles leading to work-related musculoskeletal disorders which can lead to several permanent diseases and disabilities. The purpose of analyzing musculoskeletal problems among male and female workers engaged in agriculture was to… CONTINUE READING