Prevalence of epicondylitis, rotator cuff syndrome, and low back pain in Latino poultry workers and manual laborers.

@article{Rosenbaum2013PrevalenceOE,
  title={Prevalence of epicondylitis, rotator cuff syndrome, and low back pain in Latino poultry workers and manual laborers.},
  author={Daryl A. Rosenbaum and Joseph G. Grzywacz and Haiying Chen and Thomas A. Arcury and Mark R. Schulz and Jill N Blocker and Dana C. Mora and Sara A. Quandt},
  journal={American journal of industrial medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={56 2},
  pages={226-34}
}
BACKGROUND The goal of this study is to improve understanding of immigrant Latino manual workers' occupational health, focusing on upper body musculoskeletal injury. METHODS Physical exams were conducted with a representative sample of 516 Latino poultry workers and manual laborers in western North Carolina; outcome measures were prevalence of epicondylitis, rotator cuff syndrome, and low back pain. RESULTS Low back pain (n = 89; 17.2%) and rotator cuff syndrome (n = 76; 14.7%) indicated by… CONTINUE READING
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