Work-related musculoskeletal disorders among Brazilian dental students.

  title={Work-related musculoskeletal disorders among Brazilian dental students.},
  author={Marcus Vitor Diniz de Carvalho and Evelyne Pessoa Soriano and Arnaldo de França Caldas and Reginaldo Inojosa Carneiro Campello and H{\^e}nio Ferreira de Miranda and Francisco Ivo Dantas Cavalcanti},
  journal={Journal of dental education},
  volume={73 5},
The aim of this analytical cross-sectional study was to evaluate the presence of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSD) among dental students in two Brazilian dental schools. The sample included 227 randomized subjects from fifth to ninth semesters who were developing clinical activities. Each student signed an informed consent form. A self-reporting questionnaire was used to obtain data on the practice of physical exercise, the presence of pain during or soon after treating patients… CONTINUE READING

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