The Master Guide for Eliminating Cumulative Trauma Disorders from the Workplace
Upper extremity Cumulative Trauma Disorders (CTD) such as tendonitis and carpal tunnel syndrome represent a growing epidemic in today's society. THE NECK-ARM-HAND BOOK is the resource for identifying and correcting the risk factors of CTD in the workplace.
THE NECK-ARM-HAND BOOK is a comprehensive discussion of the broad spectrum of CTD related issues: ergonomics, employee relations and attitudes, psychosocial issues and human behaviors. It describes anatomy and biomechanics of the working upper quarter, how CTD evolves and preventive actions that work. This book is the result of years of research and development on CTD risks, prevention and management in many work environments. Addresses important bio-mechanical concerns such as forward head posture, TMJ issues, sustained posture versus repetitive motion risks, job design ergonomics, preventive exercise plans and other preventive strategies. 48 pages.