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How is a box handled when all surfaces can be freely held?
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22176486     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
PRACTITIONER SUMMARY: Understanding worker preferences for box lifting behaviour can contribute to the development of new designs that facilitate the adoption of more efficient postures while reducing the risk of upper-limb musculoskeletal disorders and promoting safer manual material handling.
Authors:
A B Oliveira; L C C B Silva; E S L Pálinkás; R S Padula; H J C G Coury
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Ergonomics     Volume:  55     ISSN:  1366-5847     ISO Abbreviation:  Ergonomics     Publication Date:  2012  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-12-19     Completed Date:  2012-04-18     Revised Date:  2013-07-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373220     Medline TA:  Ergonomics     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  78-86     Citation Subset:  IM; S    
Affiliation:
Department of Physical Therapy, Universidade Federal de São Carlos (UFSCar), São Carlos, SP, Brazil. biaoliveira@ufscar.br
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Analysis of Variance
Hand / physiology*
Hand Strength / physiology*
Human Engineering
Humans
Male
Range of Motion, Articular / physiology*
Task Performance and Analysis*
Wrist Joint*
Young Adult

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