is heavy lifting in awkward positions associated with the risk of pain?
Heavy lifting is associated with musculoskeletal disorders but it is unclear whether it is related to acute reversible effects or to chronic effects from cumulated exposure. The aim of this study was to examine whether musculoskeletal symptoms in Danish airport baggage handlers were associated with their seniority as baggage handler, indicating chronic effects from cumulated workload.
B M J Open, 2013, Vol 3, Issue 11, p. 1-8
body; Managers and employees in public institutions; Managers and employees at universities, research institutions etc.; Students at University colleges; Journal Article