New PDF release: Beyond Biomechanics: Psychosocial Aspects Of Musculoskeletal

By Steve Sauter, S D Moon

ISBN-10: 020397462X

ISBN-13: 9780203974629

ISBN-10: 0748403213

ISBN-13: 9780748403219

There's now common reputation that psychosocial elements play a key function within the aetiology, perpetuation, administration and prevention of cumulative trauma issues CTDs. this article addresses the power, course and value of hyperlinks among psychosocial elements and CTDs.; The book's members learn significantly present study info, determine capability hyperlink mechanisms, and suggest measures for keep watch over and prevention. issues lined contain socio-organizational psychology, clinical anthropology, occupational medication, rehabilitation, orthopaedics, task tension and ergonomic interventions. The ebook goals to demystify the idea that of the "psychosocial", as a way to advertise and guarantee potent prevention within the office.

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The balance theory developed by Smith and Carayon-Sainfort (1989) provides a useful framework to examine relationships and interactions between work organization and ergonomic factors, and their effect on worker stress. According to this theory, stress is a result of an imbalance between elements of the work system. This imbalance produces a ‘load’ on the human response mechanisms that can produce adverse reactions, both psychological and physiological. The human response mechanisms, which include behavior, physiological reactions, and cognition, act to bring control over the environmental factors that are creating an imbalance.

Work organization can affect CTDs indirectly via stress, which may have the potential to produce direct effects on the causation of CTDs. We will examine how physiological, psychological and behavioral stress reactions can be related to the causation of CTDs. Finally, a model of work organization will be described which can be used to identify and eliminate or reduce the ergonomic and psychosocial risk factors for CTDs. THEORIES OF STRESS It is essential to understand the underlying mechanisms of stress to understand how worker behavior and psychobiological processes may affect the risk of CTDs.

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