The effect of a physical activity program on decreasing physical disability indicated by musculoskeletal pain and related symptoms among workers: a pilot study.

@article{MoreiraSilva2014TheEO,
  title={The effect of a physical activity program on decreasing physical disability indicated by musculoskeletal pain and related symptoms among workers: a pilot study.},
  author={Isabel Moreira-Silva and Rute Santos and Sandra Abreu and Jorge Mota},
  journal={International journal of occupational safety and ergonomics : JOSE},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 1},
  pages={55-64}
}
UNLABELLED The aim of this study was to verify the effect of a physical activity (PA) program on musculoskeletal pain and related symptoms in different body regions among workers. METHODS The intervention study lasted 6 months. The training sessions were given during work time. The intervention group (TOI) (n = 39) participated in 10-15 min of physical exercise training 3 times a week and focused on stretching exercises and general strength. The reference group (TOR) (n = 31) were asked to… CONTINUE READING

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