Is sitting really the new smoking? Learn about the most current evidence regarding ideal postures and movement patterns in the workplace that help prevent computer/cell phone use-related MSDs. Also learn how to make defensible MSD-related RA (reasonable accommodation) recommendations for your patients.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify the need and role of computer work ergonomics in today's spine and joint rehab healthcare
- After this course, participants will be able to describe basic research about office ergonomics on which to base evidence-based therapeutic ADL training.
- After this course, participants will be able to list computer workspace risk factors in order to make evidence-based workplace accommodation recommendations.
|5-15 Minutes||Role of computer work ergonomics in today's spine and joint healthcare|
|15-25 Minutes||Sitting and working ergonomics research|
|25-35 Minutes||Computer workspace risk factors using RULA and REBA scoring system|
|35-45 Minutes||Workspace plan to reduce RULA and REBA scores|
|45-55 Minutes||Case studies; Before and after photos|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary, Q & A|
Content Disclosure: This learning event will highlight the Ankorite Work System as it is related to the presenter's research.
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