Are neck flexion, neck rotation, and sitting at work risk factors for neck pain? Results of a prospective cohort study

Ariens, G. A. M.; Bongers, P. M.; Douwes, M.; Miedema, M. C.; Hoogendoorn, W. E.; van der Wal, G.; Bouter, L. M.; van Mechelen, W.
March 2001
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Mar2001, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p200
Academic Journal
Deals with a study of the relation between neck pain and work related neck flexion, neck rotation and sitting. Methods used in the study; Results and discussion; Conclusion.


Related Articles

  • Longitudinal evidence for the association between work-related physical exposures and neck and/or shoulder complaints: a systematic review. Mayer, Julia; Kraus, Thomas; Ochsmann, Elke // International Archives of Occupational & Environmental Health;Aug2012, Vol. 85 Issue 6, p587 

    Background: Most existing reviews focus on evidence for the association between neck and/or shoulder complaints and physical exposures at the workplace gathered from cross-sectional studies. In comparison, this review summarizes existing evidence from longitudinal studies only. Methods: A...

  • Individual and work related risk factors for neck pain among office workers: a cross sectional study. Cagnie, B.; Danneels, L.; Van Tiggelen, D.; De Loose, V.; Cambier, D. // European Spine Journal;May2007, Vol. 16 Issue 5, p679 

    Work related neck disorders are common problems in office workers, especially among those who are intensive computer users. It is generally agreed that the etiology of work related neck disorders is multidimensional which is associated with, and influenced by, a complex array of individual,...

  • Intervention trials on upper body pain among computer operators. Andersen, J. H. // Occupational & Environmental Medicine;May2006, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p297 

    A commentary by Dr. J. H. Andersen to the article "A Randomised Controlled Trial Evaluating the Effects of Two Workstations on Upper Body Pain and Incident Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Computer Operators" by D. M. Rempel et al was presented. It discusses the musculoskeletal disorders and pain...

  • No more pain in the neck!  // Glamour;Oct94, Vol. 92 Issue 10, p258 

    Recommend ways of preventing and easing neck pains. Root causes; Retraction; How to change bad neck habits; Self help in easing neck pains; Selecting pillows; Medical attention; Care of neck in the workplace. INSETS: Who treats neck pain.;Stretches to keep your neck in line..

  • PO-RR-097-S.  // Physical Therapy;May1998, Vol. 78 Issue 5, pS34 

    Presents a summary of an article entitled `Validity and Responsiveness of a Condition-Specific Questionnaire For Neck Disorders,' by W.T.J. Wang, S.L. Olson and F. Hayes.

  • Sit up straight! Howell IV, James H. // Wenatchee Business Journal;Mar98, Vol. 12 Issue 3, pB14 

    Discusses ways on how to avoid injury in the workplace. Consideration of ergonomics by employers; Most expansive and common worker's compensation claims; Hiring of a specialist to develop a safer and more comfortable place to work. INSETS: Sit down before you read this.;When typing became...

  • Procrastination pains.  // Today's Christian Woman;May/June97, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p13 

    Investigates the effects of procrastination of tasks. Physiological effects; Application of findings on college students and working persons.

  • The trouble with testosterone. Doskoch, Peter // Psychology Today;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p24 

    Focuses on the link between a person's testosterone level and his performance and satisfaction at work. Study which revealed the impact of stressful jobs on people with high testosterone level.

  • Overwork can kill. Michie, Susan; Cockroft, Anne // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);4/13/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7036, p921 

    Comments on the health effects of overwork. Death of a junior doctor in Great Britain after working excessive hours and sleeping little; British government's disagreement with the European Union that a proposal to limit working week to 48 hours should be regarded as a health and safety issue;...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics