Ergonomics done right.®
October 24th, 2014

Web Resource: MedlinePlus

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health’s website for patients and their families and friends.  The contents of the website are published by the National Library of Medicine and it provides information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language that is easily understand.  Additionally, MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information for free. Ergonomics is a topic covered on MedlinePlus with links to articles on the following subtopics:

  • Back Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Occupational Health
  • Bones, Joints and Muscles
  • Safety Issues
  • Wellness and Lifestyle

You can use MedlinePlus to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.