Back pain in health care workers.

R. M. Kaplan, R. A. Deyo

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

33 Scopus citations


The health care industry includes several occupations for which the incidence of back pain is unusually high. The authors review the epidemiology, potential causes and possible interventions in this setting.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)61-73
Number of pages13
JournalOccupational medicine (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1988
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health


Dive into the research topics of 'Back pain in health care workers.'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this