|Document ID (ISN)||61567|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0025-7818 - Medicina del lavoro
|Convention or series no.
||Agnesi R., Dal Vecchio L., Todros A., Sparta S., Valentini F.
||Ulnar nerve neuropathy of the elbow in female column sewing machine operators in the shoe manufacturing industry - Case report and follow-up
||Neuropatia del nervo ulnare a livello del gomito in addette all'uso di macchine per cucire a colonna - Casistica e follow-up [in Italian]|
||Mar.-Apr. 1993, Vol.84, No.2, p.147-161. Illus. 10 ref.
||Case study of 15 young sewing machine operators who developed ulnar nerve neuropathy. The condition was attributed to trauma due to incorrect work posture (resting of the elbows on the work table). Timely treatment, regular medical check-ups and the adoption of correct work posture are recommended as remedial measures.
||sewing machines; ergonomics; ulnar nerve; shoe industry; diseases of peripheral nervous system
||work posture; case study
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Italy|
||Leather, fur and footwear
|Broad subject area(s)
||Diseases of the nervous system
Footwear, leather and fur industry