Prevention Of Disease Of The Joints And Limbs

Med Tr Prom Ekol. 2009;(4):20-3.

Prevention of occupational diseases of lower limbs joints

[Article in Russian]

Ushkova IN, Mal’kova NIu.

Study covered 84 personal computer users, 48 jewelry female polishers, 92 metallic ships body assemblers. Objective investigations revealed lower limbs joints stiffness. After prevention measures based on low-intensity laser rays, the joints functions recovered.

Med Tr Prom Ekol. 2009;(4):18-20.

Prevention of upper limbs diseases in workers subjected to occupational hazards

[Article in Russian]

Mal’kova NIu, Chernushevich NI, Ushkova MK.

Study covered 120 personal computer users, 98 jewelry female polishers, 64 metallic ships body assemblers. Objective investigations revealed joints pain on palpation, joints function disorders, hypoesthesia of finger tips. After prevention measures based on low-intensity laser rays, the joints functions recovered, hands edema disappeared, hypoesthesia cleared.