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  • Date
    2012-08-10
  • Title
    The effects of shift work and interaction between shift work and overwweight/obesity on low back pain in nurses: Results from a longitudinal study
  • Journal

    Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  • Publisher
    The American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine
  • Year
    2012
  • Author
    Zhao I, Bogossian F & Turner C
  • Description
    "Objective- To examine whether shift work is a risk factor for low back pain (LBP) and the interaction effects of shift work and overweight/obesity on LBP over time among nurses." (extract from abstract)
  • Categories
    Nursing Human Resources Management, Work Environment
  • Keywords
    shift work, back pain, weight, obesity, health, safety
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