repetitive strain injury

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repetitive strain injury:

see repetitive stress injuryrepetitive stress injury
or repetitive strain injury
(RSI), injury caused by repeated movement of a particular part of the body. Often seen in workers whose physical routine is unvaried, RSI has become epidemic since computers have entered the workplace in large
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repetitive strain injury

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Susan Lorin, a pediatric occupational therapist, Kidstation produces furniture that prevents an adult epidemic -- repetitive stress syndrome -- from affecting children as they spend more time in front of computer monitors.
Kidstation -- Single Station Ergonomic Computer Desk -- The chair, desktop and monitor shelf are adjustable to meet the ergonomic requirements of your children as they grow, encourages good posture and reduces the risk of repetitive stress syndrome (RSI).
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systems known as Ocular Repetitive Stress Syndrome (ORSS).