Accession Number:

ADA276409

Title:

Minimization of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 12 Dec 1989-30 Jun 1993

Corporate Author:

CLEMSON APPAREL RESEARCH FACILITY PENDLETON SC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-01-13

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The objectives of this report was to develop an attachment and method to reduce the risk of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome on a side seam operation called French Felling. In addition, the research assisted in identifying the cause of the high incidence of CTS in French Felling operators and a workstation device was designed to minimize its occurrence.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE