Does muscle strength predict future musculoskeletal disorders and sickness absence?

Anne Faber, Lea Sell, Jørgen V Hansen, Andreas Holtermann, Karen Søgaard

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Abstract

High muscle strength is considered relevant for preventing musculoskeletal disorders and long-term sickness absence. However, prospective studies on the association between muscle strength and future musculoskeletal disorders and long-term sickness absence are few and show contrasting results.
Original languageEnglish
JournalOccupational Medicine
Volume62
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)41-6
Number of pages6
ISSN0962-7480
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2012

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Faber, Anne ; Sell, Lea ; Hansen, Jørgen V ; Holtermann, Andreas ; Søgaard, Karen. / Does muscle strength predict future musculoskeletal disorders and sickness absence?. In: Occupational Medicine. 2012 ; Vol. 62, No. 1. pp. 41-6.
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Does muscle strength predict future musculoskeletal disorders and sickness absence? / Faber, Anne; Sell, Lea; Hansen, Jørgen V; Holtermann, Andreas; Søgaard, Karen.

In: Occupational Medicine, Vol. 62, No. 1, 01.2012, p. 41-6.

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