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http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2004.12
Research Article

Handgrip Strength as a Diagnostic Tool in Work-Related Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Disorders in Women

1Department of Physiotherapy, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Stanley Steyer School of Health Professions, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv 69978, Israel
2Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Bruce Rappaport Faculty of Medicine, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
3Loewenstein Hospital Rehabilitation Center and Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv 69978, Israel

Received 20 January 2004; Revised 29 January 2004; Accepted 30 January 2004

Academic Editor: Joav Merrick

Copyright © 2004 Deborah Alperovitch-Najenson et al.

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