Simple Exercises to Reduce Musculoskeletal Disorders
Ergonomic interventions using the Core Four can help oral health professionals minimize issues with work-related musculoskeletal disorders.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Discuss the prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) among oral health professionals.
- Identify barriers to implementing an effective exercise program designed to reduce the risk of MSDs.
- Describe the four elements of the Core Four method.
This course was issued in the April 2019 issue and expires 4/30/22. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.