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Table 1 Joints/body regions and their degree of freedom measured by the applied sensors of the CUELA system used in this study

From: Medical work assessment in German hospitals: a study protocol of a movement sequence analysis (MAGRO-MSA)

Joint/body region Degree of freedom
Head Sagittal and lateral inclination
Thoracic spine Sagittal and lateral inclination at the level of TH4
Lumbar spine Sagittal and lateral inclination at the L5 level
Thoracic and lumbar spine Torsion between thoracic and lumbar spine
Hip and knee joints Flexion/extension
Shoulder joint Flexion/extension
Elbow Flexion/extension