Patterns of Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders among Sonographers in selected Health Facilities in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Oke2014PatternsOW,
  title={Patterns of Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders among Sonographers in selected Health Facilities in Nigeria},
  author={Kayode Israel Oke and Ademola A. Adeyekun},
  year={2014}
}
Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders (WMSDs) are the most common work-related health problems in the World, affecting millions of workers. Health professionals are also vulnerable to WMSDs during the course of routine work especially those who are in direct contact with patients. The literature on WMSDs is scarce in Nigeria, especially with regards to sonographers. This study therefore set out to determine the prevalence and patterns of WMSDs among sonographers in Nigeria. A total of 55 self… CONTINUE READING

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