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Musculoskeletal symptoms among mobile hand-held device users and their relationship to device use: A preliminary study in a Canadian university population
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Journal Article
Appl Ergon 42 (2) pg 371-8
Objective: To examine the use of mobile, hand-held devices among students, staff, and faculty at a Canadian university and associations between use and reports of musculoskeletal pain in the hand, back, shoulders, or neck.Design: Cross-sectional, Internet-based survey study.Subjects and Setting: 140 students, staff, and faculty continued
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Adulthood (18 yrs & older), Middle Age (40-64 yrs), Thirties (30-39 yrs), Young Adulthood (18-29 yrs)
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Correlational Study
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