musculoskeletal musculoskeletal

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to muscles and skeleton

Usage(s):

  1. What's more, the vertebrae in Tut's neck were fused a sign of a musculoskeletal malformation called Klippel-Feil syndrome.
  2. The children had headaches, backaches and neck problems; many had widespread musculoskeletal pain; a couple had internal, visceral pain.
  3. A vigorous approach may be recommended by osteopaths, who belong to a tradition of medicine that says many ailments are a byproduct of disturbances of the musculoskeletal system.

News

  1. Research and Markets: Musculoskeletal Partnering Terms and Agreements - 2013 Contains Over 1,500 Links to Online ...

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Musculoskeletal Partnering Terms and Agreements" report
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Research and Markets: Musculoskeletal Pain Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2013

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Musculoskeletal Pain Global Clinical Trials Review, H1,
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Research and Markets: Musculoskeletal Symptoms Partnering 2007-2013

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Musculoskeletal Symptoms Partnering 2007-2013" report to
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Musculoskeletal disorders are the number-one workplace illness in Europe, affecting millions of workers and costing the economy up to 1.6 percent of GDP. We can no longer afford to waste Europe's potential and have to 'lighten the load' on all...
    on Mar 6, 2008 By: Vladimir Spidla Source: Occupational Health Safety

  2. "Ergonomic-related injuries, or musculoskeletal disorders, account for over 40 per cent of all lost-time injuries," said Peters, speaking at Ryerson University's George Vari Engineering and Computing Centre, "We are making progress in our...
    on Feb 28, 2007 By: Steve Peters Source: Canada NewsWire (press release)

  3. "As shown in the literature, chiropractic spinal manipulation is a very effective treatment for low-back pain and other musculoskeletal injuries," says ACA President Glenn Manceaux, DC. "Furthermore, doctors of chiropractic have broad...
    on Oct 4, 2007 By: Glenn Source: Earthtimes.org

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