Increase the quality of life at work
Review of the work
Only through ergonomic procedures can problems be addressed that, such as back injuries or repetitive microtrauma, are repeatedly present today in many work activities. They are compiled, from the historical antecedents, to the theoretical foundations and the most outstanding techniques aimed at avoiding diseases and occupational accidents of ergonomic etiology. Likewise, its normative base is compiled, showing which prevention practices have a legislative base and which lack it. The outstanding bibliographic citations consulted and the study of the implications of other subjects on ergonomics, ensure the rigor of this manual and define it as a useful instrument in preventive practice.
Carmela de Pablo Hernández is a Lady of Military Health and has been practicing at the Madrid Military Hospital since 1993. Her perseverance, professionalism and exercise have earned her the prestigious Army Work Merit Medal in 2005 and she is the author of numerous articles on different topics both in national magazines and international conferences, as well as presentations, talks and conferences given to health groups and the general public. Among his published books are: Ergonomics Manual. Stress and Workplace Harassment. Geriatric Emergency Manual. Education in Sexology and Human Sexuality. Diagnostic Means Manual: MRI and CT. Women's Health Manual. Improvement in the Operating Room. Occupational Risks in the Operating Room.