Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome

Known as: Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome, Vibration Syndrome, Hand-Arm, Syndrome, Hand-Arm Vibration 
An occupational disorder resulting from prolonged exposure to vibration, affecting the fingers, hands, and forearms. It occurs in workers who… (More)
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2003
2003
INTRODUCTION The hand-arm vibration syndrome of the foundry workers using chipping hammers and grinders were analysed in Hungary… (More)
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2002
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2002
Hand-arm vibration syndrome induced by the exposure to mechanical vibration transmitted from power tools to the operator's hands… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVES The purpose of the study was to assess quantitative measurements of the manipulative dexterity of patients suffering… (More)
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1998
1998
Vibration perception test is usually proposed as a useful tool for quantitative assessment of neurological disturbances induced… (More)
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1997
1997
Hand-arm vibration syndrome has been specially addressed in the Scandinavian countries in recent years, but the syndrome is still… (More)
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1997
1997
Authors examined 43 caisson-miners with symptoms of the upper extremities because of suspicion of hand-arm vibration syndrome… (More)
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1995
1995
To propose a new criterion for the diagnosis of hand-arm vibration syndrome (HAVS), we evaluated the severity of the patients in… (More)
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1994
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1994
OBJECTIVE This article serves to draw attention to the risk to workers from repetitive strain and hand-arm vibration in the… (More)
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1994
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1994
The hand-arm vibration syndrome affects workers who perform tasks that generate vibration. Raynaud's phenomenon and sensory… (More)
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1987
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1987
In the pathogenesis of hand-arm vibration syndrome, vibration affects the peripheral system, especially the circulatory, nervous… (More)
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