Occupational and individual factors related to musculoskeletal symptoms in five body regions among Swedish nursing personnel.

@article{Lagerstrm1995OccupationalAI,
  title={Occupational and individual factors related to musculoskeletal symptoms in five body regions among Swedish nursing personnel.},
  author={Monica I Lagerstr{\"o}m and Marika Wenemark and Mats Hagberg and Ewa Wigaeus Hjelm},
  journal={International archives of occupational and environmental health},
  year={1995},
  volume={68 1},
  pages={
          27-35
        }
}
The relationship between individual factors, physical and psychosocial exposure at work, and musculoskeletal symptoms in the neck, shoulders, low back, hands, and knees was studied among female nursing personnel working at a Swedish hospital. The personnel had participated in a course in work technique (patient transfer and handling principles). Prior to the course, the subjects had filled in a questionnaire (n = 688). The aim of this cross-sectional study was to elucidate whether different… CONTINUE READING
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