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Ergonomics — Manual Handling of People in the Healthcare Sector

ISO | ISO | 2012

A clinician provides support for a patient trying to sit upright.

SO/TR 12296:2012 provides guidance for assessing the problems and risks associated with manual patient handling in the healthcare sector, and for identifying and applying ergonomic strategies and solutions to those problems and risks.


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Care Settings: Acute Care

Clinical Focus: Safe Patient Handling & Mobility

Content Type: Journal Articles