Accession Number : ADA325683
Title : Back Pain and Endurance Training of Back Muscles: Justification for Further Study in Helicopter Pilots.
Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,
Corporate Author : AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH
Personal Author(s) : Ladner, Timothy J.
PDF Url : ADA325683
Report Date : 29 MAY 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 39
Abstract : The purpose of this study is to review the literature systematically to determine if available published evidence is sufficient to recommend endurance training of back musculature as a preventive measure for helicopter back pain. Based on this review further studies will be recommended to evaluate the effectiveness of back musculature training in helicopter back pain.
Descriptors : *PILOTS, *HELICOPTERS, *MUSCLES, *PAIN, *ENDURANCE(PHYSIOLOGY), MEASUREMENT, TRAINING, THESES, MILITARY RESEARCH, PREVENTION, EXERCISE(PHYSIOLOGY).
Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
Military Forces and Organizations
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE