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Upper Limb Musculoskeletal Disorder Consortium

Washington University at St. Louis

This page lists articles published by researchers at Washington University at St. Louis as part of the Consortium. Articles available on digital commons can be found at http://digitalcommons.wustl.edu/ohs_facpubs/.

Journal articles

Calfee R, Dale AM, Ryan D, Descatha A, Franzblau A, Evanoff B. Performance of simplified scoring systems for hand diagrams in carpal tunnel syndrome screening. J Hand Surg 2012;Jan;37(1):10-7. Epub 2011 Oct 5.

Dale AM, Descatha A, Coomes J, Franzblau A, Evanoff B. Physical examination has a low yield in screening for carpal tunnel syndrome. Am J Ind Med 2011;54:1–9. [Available on Digital Commons]

Descatha A, Dale AM, Franzblau A, Coomes J, Evanoff B. Comparison of research case definitions for carpal tunnel syndrome. Scand J Work Environ Health 2011 – Epub 37(4):298–306. doi:10.5271/sjweh.3148. [Available on Digital Commons].

Gardner BT, Lombardi DA, Dale AM, Franzblau A, Evanoff BA. How do self-reported, observed, and O*NET physical work exposures stack up? Prof Saf 2010;Jul;55(7):31-7. http://www.asse.org/professionalsafety/

Evanoff B, Kymes S. Modeling the cost-benefit of nerve conduction studies in pre-employment screening for carpal tunnel syndrome. Scand J Work Environ Health 2010;Jun;36(4):299-304. [Available on Digital Commons]

Dale AM, Strickland J, Gardner B, Symanzik J, Evanoff BA. Assessing agreement of self-reported and observed physical exposures of the upper extremity. Int J Occup Environ Health 2010;Jan-Mar;16(1):1-10. [Available on Digital Commons]

Gardner BT, Lombardi DA, Dale AM, Franzblau A, Evanoff BA. Reliability of job-title based physical work exposures for the upper extremity: Comparison to self-reported and observed exposure estimates. Occup Environ Med 2010;67(8):538-47. [Available on Digital Commons]

Descatha A, Dale AM, Franzblau A, Coomes J, Evanoff B. Diagnostic strategies using physical examination are minimally useful in defining carpal tunnel syndrome in population based research studies. Occup Environ Med 2010;67:133-135 doi:10.1136/oem.2009. [Available on Digital Commons]

Armstrong T, Dale AM, Franzblau A, Evanoff BA. Risk factors for carpal tunnel syndrome and median neuropathy in a working population. J Occup Environ Med 2008;50(12):1355-64. [Available on Digital Commons]

Armstrong TN, Dale AM, Al-Lozi MT, Franzblau A, Evanoff BA. Median and ulnar nerve conduction studies at the wrist: Criterion validity of the NC-stat automated device. J Occup Environ Med 2008;50(7):758-64. [Available on Digital Commons]

Dale AM, Strickland J, Symanzik J, Franzblau A, Evanoff BA. Reliability of hand diagrams for the epidemiologic case definition of carpal tunnel syndrome. J Occup Rehab 2008;18(3):223-48. [Available on Digital Commons]

Gardner BT, Dale AM, VanDillen L, Franzblau A, Evanoff BA. Predictors of upper extremity symptoms and functional impairment among workers employed for 6 months in a new job. Am J Ind Med 2008;51(12):932-40.

Johnson AM, Dale AM, Strickland JR, Venditti P, Evanoff BA. Employers' concerns regarding research participation. Int J Occup Environ Health 2008;14(1):11-7. [Available on Digital Commons]

 
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