The Prevalence and Incidence of Work Absenteeism Involving Neck Pain

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Cohort study. To measure the prevalence and incidence of work absenteeism involving neck pain in a cohort of claimants to the Ontario Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB). According to workers’ compensation statistics, neck pain accounts for a small proportion of lost-time claims. However, these statistics may be biased by an underenumeration of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00586-008-0636-7

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