Ergonomics & Wellness in Dentistry
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
Duration: 1 Scientific hour
Introduction to dental ergonomics and how to reduce occupational chronic pain.
This webinar will set you on the path to career longevity.
The incidence of chronic pain is alarming in dentistry. Most treatments for occupational chronic pain are symptom oriented instead of the cause, providing only short-term pain relief.
Most dental students don’t learn how to bend over patients without compromising their neck, back and shoulders. Consequently, most dentists bend and twist in harmful ways for long periods in the clinic.
Prolonged forward and downwardly directed, unilaterally collapsed work postures increase the risk of musculoskeletal disorders.
B.D.Sc.(Melb), Dip. Clin. Hypnosis, Adv. Dip. Alexander Studies, Founder Optimum Dental Posture