Hadler, Nortin M.

Occupational musculoskeletal disorders / Nortin M. Hadler. - 3rd ed. - Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2005. - xvii, 339 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Backache : predicament at home, nemesis at work -- Functional somatic syndromes : "fibromyalgia" and the like -- Reason v. the therapeutic menu: conservative, empirical, aggressive, alternative, and complementary therapies -- The concept of regional musculoskeletal illness -- Regional disorders of the axial skeleton -- Regional disorders of the upper extremity -- Regional disorders of the lower extremity -- Neurovascular syndromes -- The disabled, the disallowed, the disaffected and the disavowed -- Epidemiology and the work-relatedness of regional musculoskeletal disorders -- The vortex of disability determination -- The aged worker.

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Musculoskeletal system--Diseases.
Musculoskeletal system--Wounds and injuries.
Occupational diseases.

RC925.5 / .H33 2005

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2004 K-428 WE 140 / H1310 2005