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Occupational Physiology

1st Edition

Edited by Allan Toomingas, Svend Erik Mathiassen, Ewa Wigaeus Tornqvist

CRC Press

309 pages

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pub: 2011-12-20
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In a clear and accessible presentation, Occupational Physiology focuses on important issues in the modern working world. Exploring major public health problems-such as musculoskeletal disorders and stress-this book explains connections between work, well-being, and health based on up-to-date research in the field. It provides useful methods for ris

Table of Contents

Work, Working Life, Occupational Physiology. Work Demanding High Energy Metabolism. Work Requiring Considerable Muscle Force. Work in Awkward Postures. Work with Highly Repetitive Movements. Prolonged, Low-Intensity, Sedentary Work. Work with High Levels of Mental Strain. Work That Disrupts the Diurnal Rhythm. Work in Heat and Cold. A Good Working Life for Everyone. Index

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Health & Safety