The biomechanics of low back injury: implications on current practice in industry and the clinic.

@article{McGill1997TheBO,
  title={The biomechanics of low back injury: implications on current practice in industry and the clinic.},
  author={Stuart McGill},
  journal={Journal of biomechanics},
  year={1997},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={
          465-75
        }
}
The purpose of this paper is to introduce some concepts of low back injury for use towards developing better injury risk reduction strategies and advancing rehabilitation of the injured spine. Selected issues in low back injury are briefly reviewed and discussed, specifically, the types of tissue loads that cause low back injury, methods to investigate tissue loading, and issues which are important considerations when formulating injury avoidance strategies such as spine posture, and prolonged… CONTINUE READING
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