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ID (ISN) del documento45557
Número CIS 86-571
Año 1985
Número de serie Undersökningsrapport 1985:2
Autor(es) Persson J., Kilbom Å., Jonsson B.
Título Risk factors for work related disorders of the neck and shoulder - a 2-year study of individual risk factors
Título original Belastningsrelaterade besvär i nacke och skuldror - en studie över individuella riskfaktorer [en sueco]
Información bibliográfica Arbetarskyddsstyrelsen, Publikationsservice, 171 84 Solna, Sweden, 1985. 117p. Illus. 13 ref. Price: Swe.cr.45.00.
Resumen 96 women in the electronics industry were followed over a 2-year period. Their work was traditionally "light", characterised by repetitive arm movements, short work cycles and static work postures. The independent variables studied were: muscle strength, previous medical history, productivity, hobbies and work technique. By stepwise multiple regression analysis these independent variables were related to frequency, severity and localisation of occupational cervico-brachial disorders (OCD), subdivided into 4 stages. Working technique, previous sick-leave and high productivity imply an increased risk of OCD. Static muscle strength and change of working tasks could be identified as predictors for improvement.
Descriptores (primarios) trabajo repetitivo; fuerza muscular; enfermedades cervicales; industria electrónica; valoración del riesgo; hombro; factores de estrés; síndrome cervicobraquial
Descriptores (secundarios) mujeres; informe
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Ergonomia, organización del trabajo
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Mental stress and burnout
Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
Electronics industry
Manufacturing of electrical appliances and equipment
Risk evaluation