Back pain in health care workers.

R. M. Kaplan, R. A. Deyo

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The health care industry includes several occupations for which the incidence of back pain is unusually high. The authors review the epidemiology, potential causes and possible interventions in this setting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)61-73
Number of pages13
JournalOccupational medicine (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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