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Use of keyboards and symptoms in the neck and arm: evidence from a national survey.

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The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between upper limb symptoms and keyboard use in a population survey. A questionnaire was mailed to 21,201 subjects aged 16-64 years, selected at random from the registers of 34 British general practices. Information was collected on occupation and on regular use of keyboards (for >4 h in an average working day), pain in the upper limbs and neck, numbness or tingling in the upper limbs, headaches, and feelings of tiredness or stres...

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10.1093/occmed/51.6.392

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Palmer, KT More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Walker-Bone, K More by this author
Syddall, H More by this author
Journal:
Occupational medicine (Oxford, England)
Volume:
51
Issue:
6
Pages:
392-395
Publication date:
2001-09-05
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EISSN:
1471-8405
ISSN:
0962-7480
URN:
uuid:9ca0a9d8-21e9-402b-8554-b85ee1dbb837
Source identifiers:
125828
Local pid:
pubs:125828

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