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How prevalent is back pain in the united states postal carriers?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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Job.
Letter carriers experience excess shoulder, and perhaps neck and back, disability due to their weight bearing on the job. Increase in weight carried is also related to excess shoulder disability among letter carriers. Postal clerks who neither walk nor carry a load those problem are less prevalant.

In brief: It depend on the

Job.
Letter carriers experience excess shoulder, and perhaps neck and back, disability due to their weight bearing on the job. Increase in weight carried is also related to excess shoulder disability among letter carriers. Postal clerks who neither walk nor carry a load those problem are less prevalant.
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