It would have been a missed opportunity in increasing awareness and carrying out health education regarding this occupational disorder
on this group of vulnerable workers.
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in Ghanaian subsistence farmers', Contemporary Ergonomics, Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Ergonomics Society, Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, 1-3 April 1998.
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The chapter on occupational disease describes a well-organized process using four steps to assess a suspected occupational disorder
and helpful tables relating symptoms to specific exposure.
A grouping of major occupational disorders
in India according to the etiological factors includes-occupational injuries like: ergonomics related, chemical occupational factors (like dust, gases, acid, alkali, metals etc.), physical occupational factors (like noise, heat, radiation etc.), biological occupational factors, behavioural occupational factors, social occupational factors.
Disruption of normal respiratory function is associated with occupational disorders
. Exposure to welding fumes on long term basis affects the lung function of the workers and prompts allergic responses.
and accidents are the main problems in many countries.
2 Occupational Disorders
of the Neck and Brachial Plexus: tension neck syndrome, cervical spondylosis, cervical disc disease, brachial plexus compression.
Several types of occupational disorders
may result due to this e.g.
Chapters provide information about general anatomy, specific anatomy--hand, upper limb and spine--biomechanics, hand functions, neurophysiology, psychology, epidemiology, occupational disorders
, overuse syndrome, focal dystonia, posture, the role of surgery, vision problems, stage fright, rehabilitation with musicians, the handicapped musician, orofacial problems, prevention and "healthy" techniques reviewed by instrumentalists, specifically violinists and pianists.
Starting in 1910, initially under the aegis of a commission of the State of Illinois, and later the Federal Bureau of Labor Statistics, she explored occupational disorders
and their social consequences.
Working in mines is associated with acute and chronic occupational disorders
. Most of the uranium mining in the United States took place in the Four Corners region of the Southwest (Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah) and on Native American lands.