PODHELP--avoiding Repetitive Strain Injury among podiatrists

January 2013
Podiatry Now;Jan2013, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p6
Academic Journal
The article reports that 'PODHELP', is an educational poster designed by Rebecca, graduate with an intention of raising awareness and reducing the risk of Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) among podiatrists, also highlights features of the poster.


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