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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Many of the former are required to treat injuries from industrial accidents; the latter to correct such conditions as carpal tunnel syndrome and other repetitive motion disorders.
Acute local inflammatory conditions resulting from exercise, sports injuries, trauma or repetitive motion disorders are among the leading types of injuries occurring in the workplace and among physically active adults.
Many of these are required to treat the effects of industrial accidents; many of the latter are also performed to correct such conditions as carpal tunnel syndrome and other repetitive motion disorders.

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