Prevalence and risk factors associated with spinal pain in adolescent computer users: A systematic review

Yi Liang Kuo, Ling Ling Lee

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Background: Increased computer use has been suggested as a contributing factor for a rapid increase in the prevalence of neck and back pain in adolescents in the late 1990s and the beginning of 2000.

Objective: The overall objective of this review was to synthesise the best available evidence on the estimates of prevalence of, and risk factors associated with, spinal discomfort in adolescent computer users.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2906-2943
Number of pages38
JournalJBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports
Volume10
Issue number45
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012 Jan 1

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Prevalence and risk factors associated with spinal pain in adolescent computer users : A systematic review. / Kuo, Yi Liang; Lee, Ling Ling.

In: JBI Database of Systematic Reviews and Implementation Reports, Vol. 10, No. 45, 01.01.2012, p. 2906-2943.

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