Discusses the various aspects of carpal tunnel syndrome, including causes, therapy, ergonomics, and occupational factors. Describes the results of research done by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Gives full descriptions of common cumulative trauma disorders and the types of jobs implicated. Checklists for worksites and their risk factors for trauma disorders. Also provides ideas for preventing trauma disorders. Fully illustrated with diagrams and photos of the human body which show how the disease can affect a person.Electrical tests are used to give the estimate of damage to the median nerve, Dr. Blair explains. ... Chicago 60611: aAccident Prevention Manual for Industrial Operationsa Administration and Programs, Eighth Edition, 1981. ... Armstrong, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Center for Ergonomics, The University of Michigan, 1205 Beat-Joe Building, Ann Arbor, Ml 48109-2117. ... Center for Disease Control, NIOSH, Robert A. Tap Laboratories, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati OH 45226.
|Title||:||Carpal Tunnel Syndrome|
|Author||:||DIANE Publishing Company|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1996-08-01|