The prevalence of musculoskeletal troubles among car drivers.

  title={The prevalence of musculoskeletal troubles among car drivers.},
  author={J. Mark Porter and Diane E. Gyi},
  journal={Occupational medicine},
  volume={52 1},
In order to explore the relationship between car driving and musculoskeletal troubles, a cross-sectional structured-interview survey of low- to high-mileage drivers (including individuals who drove as part of their job) was conducted based on the Nordic Musculoskeletal Questionnaire. The results clearly showed that exposure to car driving was associated with reported sickness absence due to low back trouble and that those who drive as part of their job appear to be more at risk from low back… CONTINUE READING

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