Y Roquelaure

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Affiliation: Centre Hospitalier Universitaire
Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence of multisite musculoskeletal symptoms: a French cross-sectional working population-based study
    Elsa Parot-Schinkel
    LUNAM Université, Universite d Angers, Laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail LEEST, 49045, Angers, France
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:122. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Working in temporary employment and exposure to musculoskeletal constraints
    Y Roquelaure
    University of Nantes Angers Le Mans, Université CHU Angers, Laboratory of Ergonomics and Epidemiology in Occupational Health, 49933 Angers, France
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:514-8. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for Raynaud's phenomenon in the workforce
    Yves Roquelaure
    L Université Nantes Angers Le Mans, Universite d Angers, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d Angers, laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, Angers, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:898-904. 2012
  4. pmc Should we consider Dupuytren's contracture as work-related? A review and meta-analysis of an old debate
    Alexis Descatha
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, Villejuif, France
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:96. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational risk factors for radial tunnel syndrome in industrial workers
    Y Roquelaure
    Centre de consultation de pathologie professionnelle, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Anger, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:507-13. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Workplace intervention and musculoskeletal disorders: the need to develop research on implementation strategy
    Y Roquelaure
    Laboratory of Ergonomics, Epidemiology and Occupational Health, University of Angers, CHU, F 49933 Angers Cedex, France
    Occup Environ Med 65:4-5. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Work increases the incidence of carpal tunnel syndrome in the general population
    Yves Roquelaure
    laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, IFR 132, Universite d Angers, CHU Angers, Angers, France
    Muscle Nerve 37:477-82. 2008
  8. pmc Attributable risk of carpal tunnel syndrome according to industry and occupation in a general population
    Yves Roquelaure
    Universite d Angers, laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, IFR 132, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Angers, France
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1341-8. 2008
  9. pmc Attributable risk of carpal tunnel syndrome in the general population: implications for intervention programs in the workplace
    Yves Roquelaure
    laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, Université d Angers LEEST UA InVS EA Laboratory of Ergonomics and Epidemiology in Health at Work, University of Angers, Angers, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 35:342-8. 2009
  10. pmc Risk factors for upper-extremity musculoskeletal disorders in the working population
    Yves Roquelaure
    Universite d Angers, laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, IFR 132, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Angers, France
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1425-34. 2009

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Publications35

  1. pmc Prevalence of multisite musculoskeletal symptoms: a French cross-sectional working population-based study
    Elsa Parot-Schinkel
    LUNAM Université, Universite d Angers, Laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail LEEST, 49045, Angers, France
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:122. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the prevalence and characteristics of multisite musculoskeletal symptoms (multisite MS) in a large French working population...
  2. doi request reprint Working in temporary employment and exposure to musculoskeletal constraints
    Y Roquelaure
    University of Nantes Angers Le Mans, Université CHU Angers, Laboratory of Ergonomics and Epidemiology in Occupational Health, 49933 Angers, France
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:514-8. 2012
    ..In recent years, temporary work (TW) has increased in European countries due to the greater uncertainty in the economy...
  3. doi request reprint Risk factors for Raynaud's phenomenon in the workforce
    Yves Roquelaure
    L Université Nantes Angers Le Mans, Universite d Angers, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d Angers, laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, Angers, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:898-904. 2012
    ..To assess the prevalence of and risk factors for Raynaud's phenomenon (RP) in a French working population characterized by various levels of exposure to work-related constraints...
  4. pmc Should we consider Dupuytren's contracture as work-related? A review and meta-analysis of an old debate
    Alexis Descatha
    Inserm U1018, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Epidemiology of Occupational and Social Determinants of Health, Villejuif, France
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:96. 2011
    ..In view of the conflicting opinions published, a meta-analysis was undertaken on epidemiological studies in order to assess any association between Dupuytren's contracture and work exposure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Occupational risk factors for radial tunnel syndrome in industrial workers
    Y Roquelaure
    Centre de consultation de pathologie professionnelle, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Anger, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 26:507-13. 2000
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate both nonoccupational and occupational factors associated with radial tunnel syndrome (RTS) among industrial workers in 3 large plants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Workplace intervention and musculoskeletal disorders: the need to develop research on implementation strategy
    Y Roquelaure
    Laboratory of Ergonomics, Epidemiology and Occupational Health, University of Angers, CHU, F 49933 Angers Cedex, France
    Occup Environ Med 65:4-5. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Work increases the incidence of carpal tunnel syndrome in the general population
    Yves Roquelaure
    laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, IFR 132, Universite d Angers, CHU Angers, Angers, France
    Muscle Nerve 37:477-82. 2008
    ..These data show a higher incidence of CTS in the working than the non-working population and suggest that a substantial proportion of CTS cases diagnosed in lower-grade white-collar and blue-collar workers are attributable to work...
  8. pmc Attributable risk of carpal tunnel syndrome according to industry and occupation in a general population
    Yves Roquelaure
    Universite d Angers, laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, IFR 132, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Angers, France
    Arthritis Rheum 59:1341-8. 2008
    ..An epidemiologic surveillance network for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) was set up in the general population of a French region to assess the proportion of CTS cases attributable to work in high-risk industries and occupations...
  9. pmc Attributable risk of carpal tunnel syndrome in the general population: implications for intervention programs in the workplace
    Yves Roquelaure
    laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, Université d Angers LEEST UA InVS EA Laboratory of Ergonomics and Epidemiology in Health at Work, University of Angers, Angers, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 35:342-8. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the work-related population-attributable fraction (PAF) of CTS in industrial sectors and occupational categories at high risk of CTS in the general population...
  10. pmc Risk factors for upper-extremity musculoskeletal disorders in the working population
    Yves Roquelaure
    Universite d Angers, laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, IFR 132, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Angers, France
    Arthritis Rheum 61:1425-34. 2009
    ..To assess the relative importance of personal and occupational risk factors for upper-extremity musculoskeletal disorders in the working population...
  11. doi request reprint Epidemiological surveillance of lumbar disc surgery in the general population: a pilot study in a French region
    Yves Roquelaure
    IFR 132, UPRES 4336, UNAM, laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, CHU, Universite d Angers, 4, rue Larrey, 49933 Angers Cedex, France
    Joint Bone Spine 78:298-302. 2011
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to assess the feasibility of a surveillance system for DRS using hospital databases for lumbar disc surgery (LDS)...
  12. doi request reprint Personal, biomechanical, and psychosocial risk factors for rotator cuff syndrome in a working population
    Yves Roquelaure
    laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, CHU, FR 49933 Angers Cedex, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 37:502-11. 2011
    ..Rotator cuff syndrome (RCS) is a major health problem among workers. The aim of the study was to examine the risk factors for RCS among workers exposed to various levels of shoulder constraints...
  13. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic surveillance of upper-extremity musculoskeletal disorders in the working population
    Yves Roquelaure
    Laboratory of Ergonomics and Occupational Health, CHU, Angers, France
    Arthritis Rheum 55:765-78. 2006
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  14. ncbi request reprint Transient hand paresthesias in Champagne vineyard workers
    Y Roquelaure
    Consultation de pathologie professionnelle et d ergonomie Occupational Health and Ergonomics Center, University Hospital, CHU, F 49033 Angers, Cedex, France
    Am J Ind Med 40:639-45. 2001
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the prevalence of hand paresthesias (HP) and their relationship with pruning activities...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, incidence and risk factors of carpal tunnel syndrome in a large footwear factory
    Y Roquelaure
    Center for Occupational Health and Ergonomics, University Hospital, Angers, France
    Int J Occup Med Environ Health 14:357-67. 2001
    ..The study highlights the role of psychological distress in workers exposed to a high level of physical exposure and psychological demand...
  16. pmc Active epidemiological surveillance of musculoskeletal disorders in a shoe factory
    Y Roquelaure
    Centre de consultation de pathologie professionnelle Center for Occupational Health and Ergonomics, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire University Hospital, F 49033 Angers Cedex, France
    Occup Environ Med 59:452-8. 2002
    ..1) To evaluate an active method of surveillance of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs). (2) To compare different criteria for deciding whether or not a work situation could be considered at high risk of MSDs in a large, modern shoe factory...
  17. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical strains on the hand-wrist system during grapevine pruning
    Yves Roquelaure
    Consultation de Pathologie Professionnelle, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 49033 Angers Cedex, France
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 75:591-5. 2002
    ..In order to understand the high prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders of the hand among vineyard workers, we conducted a study to evaluate biomechanical strains on the hand-wrist system during grapevine pruning...
  18. pmc Work status after workers' compensation claims for upper limb musculoskeletal disorders
    Y Roquelaure
    Consultation de Pathologie Professionnelle, CHU, F 49033 Angers, France
    Occup Environ Med 61:79-81. 2004
    ..To provide information on employment status after workers' compensation (WC) claims for musculoskeletal disorders of the limbs (MSDs)...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Occupational risk factors for radial tunnel syndrome in factory workers]
    Y Roquelaure
    Centre de consultation de pathologie professionnelle, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 49033 Angers, France
    Chir Main 22:293-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the professional and extraprofessional risk factors for radial tunnel syndrome (RTS) in employees of three large companies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical assessment of new hand-powered pruning shears
    Yves Roquelaure
    Department of Occupational Health and Ergonomics, University Hospital, Angers, France
    Appl Ergon 35:179-82. 2004
    ..Due to the small sample of workers, this result must be confirmed in a larger population of vineyard workers...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Exposure to psychosocial stressors at work in the Pays de la Loire region in 2002]
    Y Roquelaure
    Laboratoire d Ergonomie et de Santé au travail, CHU, 49033 Angers Cedex
    Encephale 33:160-8. 2007
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Management of low back pain in primary care prior to multidisciplinary functional restoration: a retrospective study of 72 patients
    C Bouton
    Laboratoire d ergonomie, epidémiologie et santé au travail, Faculte de Medicine, Universite d Angers, Rue Haute de Reculee, 49045 Angers Cedex, France
    Ann Readapt Med Phys 51:650-6, 656-62. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to describe the primary care management of low back pain patients prior to their inclusion in a multidisciplinary functional restoration network...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a training program for the prevention of lower back pain among hospital employees
    S Fanello
    Departement de sante publique, UFR Medecine, Paris, France
    Nurs Health Sci 4:51-4. 2002
    ..A cohort of 136 employees attended classes on safe posture and patient handling, then received advice from instructors who observed them while they performed their typical workday tasks...
  24. doi request reprint Prevalence of knee bursitis in the workforce
    A P Le Manac'h
    LUNAM Université, Universite d Angers, Laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail LEEST, CHU Angers Angers, France
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:658-60. 2012
    ..More blue-collar workers were affected than other occupation categories (0.8% [0.3-1.2] versus 0.1% [0.0-0.4]). Conclusions The study showed a concentration of cases among male workers exposed to heavy workloads and frequent kneeling...
  25. doi request reprint [Symposium on the indications of surgery in chronic upper limb pain]
    L Bontoux
    Centre régional de rééducation et de réadaptation fonctionnelles, rue des Capucins, Angers, France
    Chir Main 28:207-18. 2009
    ..Thus, the assessment must be multidisciplinary and ideally the treatment should be managed in a centre of rehabilitation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Surveillance program of neck and upper limb musculoskeletal disorders: assessment over a 4 year period in a large company
    Yves Roquelaure
    Consultation de Pathologie Professionnelle, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, F 49033 Angers Cedex, France
    Ann Occup Hyg 48:635-42. 2004
    ..The study aimed to compare the results of the surveillance program in 1996 and 1997 with the occurrence of MSDs in 2000...
  27. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors for incident musculoskeletal disorders in an in-plant surveillance program
    Alexis Descatha
    INSERM, U687 Saint Maurice, France
    Ann Occup Hyg 51:337-44. 2007
    ..The study aimed to identify workers with an increased risk of UWMSD incidence...
  28. pmc Validity of Nordic-style questionnaires in the surveillance of upper-limb work-related musculoskeletal disorders
    Alexis Descatha
    INSERM U687 IFR69, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 St Maurice Cedex, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 33:58-65. 2007
    ..The study aimed at comparing results of standardized Nordic-style questionnaires with those of clinical examinations in two surveys on upper-limb work-related musculoskeletal disorders...
  29. pmc Selected questions on biomechanical exposures for surveillance of upper-limb work-related musculoskeletal disorders
    Alexis Descatha
    INSERM U687 IFR69, HNSM, 14 rue du Val d Osne, 94415 St Maurice Cedex, France
    Int Arch Occup Environ Health 81:1-8. 2007
    ..We sought to reduce the number of variables on a surveillance questionnaire by identifying which variables best summarized biomechanical exposure in a survey of the French working population...
  30. pmc Incidence of ulnar nerve entrapment at the elbow in repetitive work
    Alexis Descatha
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale National Institute for Health and Medical Research, U88 IFR 69, Saint Maurice, France
    Scand J Work Environ Health 30:234-40. 2004
    ..In the present study, the predictive factors for such ulnar nerve entrapment were determined in a 3-year prospective survey of upper-limb work-related musculoskeletal disorders in repetitive work...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dupuytren's disease: personal factors and occupational exposure
    Gérard Lucas
    DRTEFP, Pays de Loire et Bretagne, France
    Am J Ind Med 51:9-15. 2008
    ..The etiology of Dupuytren's disease is unknown, and the role of occupational exposure is still debated. Our objective was to study the association between occupational exposures, personal risk factors and Dupuytren's disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint [MSDs and job security of employees aged 50 years and over: a challenge for occupational health and public health]
    Elise Chiron
    laboratoire d ergonomie et d épidémiologie en santé au travail, Unité associée InVS, Médecine E CHU, 4 rue Larrey, 49933 Angers Cedex
    Sante Publique 20:S19-28. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint [1,1, 1-trichloroethane-induced chronic active hepatitis]
    Vincent Croquet
    Service d Hepato Gastroenterologie, CHU, 49033 Angers Cedex 01
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 27:120-2. 2003
    ..We report a case of hepatotoxicity probably due to 1,1, 1-trichloroéthane exposure, characterized by an original pathologic feature of chronic active hepatitis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Is the intersection syndrome is an occupational disease?
    Alexis Descatha
    AP HP, Unité de pathologie professionnelle et de santé au travail, Hopital Raymond Poincare, 104 boulevard Raymond Poincaré, F 92380 Garches, France
    Joint Bone Spine 75:329-31. 2008
    ..The disorders arose after a minimal traumatism. Since it is recognized as an occupational disease, compensated ending of the activity causing the disorder could have been obtained...
  35. ncbi request reprint Effects of functional restoration versus 3 hours per week physical therapy: a randomized controlled study
    Nathalie Jousset
    Departement de sante publique, UFR Medecine, 1 rue Haute de Reculée, 49045 Angers cedex 01, France
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:487-93; discussion 494. 2004
    ..Randomized parallel-group comparative trial with a 6-month follow-up period...