Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment

Vol 11, Issue 2,2013
Online ISSN: 1459-0263
Print ISSN: 1459-0255

Occupational pathology in an employees group working at videoterminal 


Claudia Borza *, Germaine Balint Savoiu, Mihaiela Andoni, Butur Marius

Recieved Date: 2013-02-17, Accepted Date: 2013-04-28


The aim of this study was to point out the occupational pathology, especially the ones caused by visual and osteo-muscular-joint overstraining in forty-eight employees who work for eight hours a day, plus five hours a week, extra at videoterminal. The age average was 20-30 years, 79.16% of the employees and the majority being males 83.33% (40 of the subjects). A general clinical and ophthalmological examination was performed. We observed an increased prevalence of algic syndrome and ophthalmological diseases in 2010 comparatively with 2008 in study group. 


Videoterminal, work risk factors, skeletal and muscular diseases

Journal: Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment
Year: 2013
Volume: 11
Issue: 2
Category: Food and Health
Pages: 115-116

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