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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A lot of people displaying symptoms associated with repetitive strain injury do not realise they are work-related, but the number with symptoms is increasing.
I didn't know what was wrong so I went to a consultant in Bristol last week and she diagnosed it as repetitive strain injury, rather like tennis elbow.
Fortunately, she finally took a three-month rest from the cello and confessed to her teacher, Janos Starker, that she had been suffering from repetitive strain injury (RSI).
This reduces the chances of a repetitive strain injury to the neck and shoulders.
One inadvertent and unfortunate result of the mouse proliferation showed up soon after the device made it to users' desks - repetitive strain injury.
The Computer Related Repetitive Strain Injury Web site was compiled by Paul Marx-hausen and provides information on preventing and easing repetitive strain injury.
Many repetitive strain injury complaints come from employees who work on assembly lines or at computer keyboards for long hours at a time.
I experienced this therapy about six months ago to ease the repetitive strain injury that I had developed from using the computer.
in fact, such is their dedication to promoting the best local music, if we were to salute the guys at SO:NI every time they rocked we'd be crippled with repetitive strain injury.
The Thermo Scientific 8-Channel Decapper for handheld capping and decapping of multiple tubes in a 96-well microplate footprint has the ability to remove and replace screw caps with precision and ease, eliminating time-consuming manual capping and de-capping as well as the risk of repetitive strain injury.
Physiotherapists and Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) sufferers have advised Twitter users to moderate their time on the site - or risk it ruining their health.
And, thanks to repetitive strain injury it's difficult to scrabble through the paper.

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