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  • numbness
  • An employee representative at the United Uniform Manufacturing Company of Memphis (SIC-2328), Memphis, Tennessee requested an evaluation related to cumulative trauma disorders including aching, numbness, clumsiness, and swelling of the wrist and hands. (cdc.gov)
  • Wrist
  • In addition, dental assistants were at risk for hand and wrist disorders possibly from prolonged static postures, forceful exertions of the hands while using dental instruments, and from carving fillings. (cdc.gov)
  • Guidelines
  • The current version of the cumulative trauma Medical Treatment Guidelines were revised on September 16, 2010 and became effective on October 30, 2010. (leekinder.com)
  • These Guidelines helped provide a framework to better address causation and clarified primary and secondary risk factors associated with some of the disorders. (leekinder.com)
  • risk
  • As a continuing part of a long-term research aimed to identify the biomechanical and physiological processes and corresponding risk factors leading to such cumulative trauma disorder (CTD), we ventured to assess the effect of rest and the work-to-rest duration ratios that may prevent CTD. (cdc.gov)
  • Aims: Repetitive motion is a major risk factor associated with work-related musculoskeletal disorders. (cdc.gov)
  • work
  • Low back disorders are prominent among the work force engaged in static anterior flexion during the workday. (cdc.gov)
  • In response to a request from the management of the Los Angeles Times, (SIC-2711) an investigation was made of the occurrence of work related musculoskeletal disorders among workers using video display terminals at the facilities located in Los Angeles and in Costa Mesa, California. (cdc.gov)