19.684 Musculoskeletal Epidemiology

Musculoskeletal Epidemiology

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3630
Status Active

An advanced course on methods and content of research on work-related musculoskeletal disorders. Reviews pathophysiology, diagnosis, prevalence, latency and surveillance issues. The key literature is examined with attention to study design, quality of exposure assessment, control of bias and adequacy of statistical analysis. .