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Characterization of hypothenar hammer syndrome in workers using hand-held tools

Alice Turcot, Physician-consultant with the INSPQ, explains that workers who manipulate vibrating tools are at risk of developing two distinct occupational diseases: hand-arm vibration syndrome and hypothenar hammer syndrome.

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Additional Information

Category: Conference
On screen:
  • Alice Turcot - MD - INSPQ
Produced by:
Research Project: 0099-9070
Publication no.: CF-233
Language: French
Published date: August 17, 2017
Recorded date: June 13, 2017
Format: Video
Duration: 23:09