Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Musculoskeletal Disorder

Edited by Marie Alricsson

Linnaeus University, Sweden

Work-related musculoskeletal disorders are a significant problem throughout the world. The work environment has undergone rapid changes in recent years. With increasing number of workers being tied to man, machine systems, susceptibility to constrained postures, visual strain and mental and physical stresses have increased. This book is a collaboration among many clinicians and researchers and a small step in addressing these issues by discussing various aspects of musculoskeletal disorders from different professions, researchers and countries.

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Musculoskeletal DisorderEdited by Marie Alricsson

Published: April 4th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2547

ISBN: 978-953-51-0485-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6957-4

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

11155 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

3 Dimensions Citations


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1. Multidisciplinary Rehabilitation in Musculoskeletal Disorders

By Rita Sjöström and Marie Alricsson


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2. Myofascial Trigger Point: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Intervention

By Bang Nguyen


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3. Postural Mismatch in Musculoskeletal Disorders

By Carsten Tjell and Wenche Iglebekk


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4. Fractal Analysis Design for Distinguishing Subject Characteristics on Motor Control of Neck Pain Patients

By Newman Lau, Clifford Choy and Daniel Chow


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5. Upper Limb Work-Related Musculoskeletal Disorders in the Manufacturing Industry

By Mauro Carino, Chiara Giorgio, Daniela Martino and Sergio Nicoletti


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