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Revised NIOSH Lifting Equation for Recommended Weight Limit

Purpose:

To calculate the NIOSH recommended weight limit for occupational lifting. This can be used to help reduce the incidence of low back pain in workers.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

disability and performance

ICD-10:

X50

Description:

The revised NIOSH lifting equation can be used to calculate the recommended weight limit for workers performing two-handed manual lifting.

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