Study of Hand Function in a Group of Shoe Factory Workers Engaged in Repetitive Work

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Background: Work related hand and wrist musculoskeletal disorders are well known. The contributing factors could be repetitive movements, forceful work and awkward posture. It is not known how these movements affect grip or pinch strength and other functional aspects of the hand. Aims: To study a group of shoe factory workers doing repetitive thumb and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10926-006-9048-x

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@article{Gupta2006StudyOH, title={Study of Hand Function in a Group of Shoe Factory Workers Engaged in Repetitive Work}, author={Anupam Datta Gupta and Dilip Mahalanabis}, journal={Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation}, year={2006}, volume={16}, pages={675-684} }