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static strain

Spanish translation: tension/fatiga muscular postural


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05:38 Jun 27, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: static strain
The problem is mostly due to incorrect ergonomics, static strain of muscles, work-related stress, inadequate muscle strength and lack of exercise
Spanish translation:tension/fatiga muscular postural
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tension/fatiga muscular postural


Albert Golub
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(see url)

Static strain:

Holding an object, even if it is not lifted produces static strain on the muscles. Keeping a static posture produces more muscle strain than moving.

(Source: http://www.amwu.asn.au/health_safety_backstrain.html)

Also have a look at this site:
Pan-American Center for Sanitary Engineering and Environmental Sciences
(trilingual website: En, Sp, Pt)

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