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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Taken from The Repetitive Strain Injury Recovery Book, by Deborah Quilter
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It subtly adjusts its position periodically so your hands and wrists are not in a fixed state, which helps prevent repetitive strain injury (RSI).
They are being struck with repetitive strain injury, which causes pain and immobility in joints, nerves and muscles.
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They had planned to appear there before Christmas as part of a massive 39-date UK tour which was postponed after Parfitt complained of repetitive strain injury (RSI) to his elbow and his colleague Francis Rossi went down with flu and bronchitis.
Personal injury cases such as repetitive strain injury are increasing as computer systems continue to become more dominant in the workplace, a leading Birmingham lawyer has warned.
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There are more people with Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) in the North East than anywhere else in Britain, according to research published today.
Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) is caused by repeated over-use of and injury to the muscles of the hands, wrists, arms or shoulders during an activity such as typing on a computer keyboard.
Mr Andrews, who has previously invented a palm support to help cut repetitive strain injury,has formed a company in Aberffraw,Anglesey, called Ergonomic Cafe to develop and market the Lap Suite.
The musician has been diagnised as having repetitive strain injury to his elbow caused after 30 years of playing much of the same chords.

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