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Safer patient handling.
Nelson AL; Collins J; Knibbe H; Cookson K; de Castro AB; Whipple KL
Nurs Manage 2007 Mar; 38(3):26-32
Sort through the myths and facts to determine how you uphold best practices for patient lifting.
Work-environment; Safety-measures; Safety-practices; Occupational-hazards; Health-care-personnel; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Risk-factors; Manual-lifting; Biomechanics; Body-mechanics; Body-weight; Risk-factors; Risk-analysis; Equipment-design
Journal Article; Academic/Scholarly; Lay Publication
Issue of Publication
Healthcare and Social Assistance
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Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division