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Work, Health and WellbeingThe Challenges of Managing Health at Work$
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Sarah Vickerstaff, Chris Phillipson, and Ross Wilkie

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781847428080

Published to Policy Press Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781847428080.001.0001

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Musculoskeletal disorders: challenges and opportunities

Musculoskeletal disorders: challenges and opportunities

Chapter:
(p.21) Two Musculoskeletal disorders: challenges and opportunities
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Work, Health and Wellbeing
Author(s):

Ross Wilkie

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781847428080.003.0002

This chapter highlights the burden of musculoskeletal conditions on work and highlights the predictors of poor work outcomes. It highlights a bio-psychosocial approach, and explores models and strategies to manage work participation and return-to-work for those with musculoskeletal symptoms, and considers strategies to prevent work loss.

Keywords:   musculoskeletal conditions, rheumatology, pain, arthritis, physical function

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