ERIC Number: EJ656279
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Protect Your Back: Guidelines for Safer Lifting.
Cantu, Carolyn O.
Texas Child Care, v26 n1 p24-27 Sum 2002
Examines back injury in teachers and child care providers; includes statistics, common causes of back pain (improper alignment, improper posture, improper lifting, and carrying), and types of back pain (acute and chronic). Focuses on preventing back injury, body mechanics for lifting and carrying, and proper lifting and carrying of children. (SD)
Publication Type: Guides - General; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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