Back Pain in EMS, Part 1
Upon conclusion of this course, students will be able to:
- Understand the scope of the epidemic of back pain among EMS personnel;
- Articulate the mechanical and biopsychosocial origins of low-back pain;
- Describe how lifting, posture, and body position can give rise to chronic pain syndromes;
- Understand the current evidence base surrounding EMS-specific back pain.
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