effects of a lumbar support belt on radiographic characteristics of the lumbosacral spine
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effects of a lumbar support belt on radiographic characteristics of the lumbosacral spine

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  • Lumbosacral region -- Radiography.,
  • Lifting and carrying -- Physiological aspects.

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Statementby Mark DeBeliso.
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Pagination165 leaves, bound :
Number of Pages165
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Open LibraryOL15494596M

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