No Clear Evidence Linking 'Text Neck' to Neck & Upper Limb Disabilities in Young Smartphone Users

21 Feb 2024 • Researchers investigated the correlation between neck flexion, a common posture while using smartphones known as "Text Neck," and neck & upper-limb disabilities.

Despite the prevalence of sustained neck flexion during phone use, the study found no significant association between this posture & Disabilities of Arm, Shoulder, and Hand (DASH) scores, Neck Disability Index (NDI) scores, or grip & lateral pinch strength.

Source: European Spine Journal | Read full story

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