Psychosocial risks in a unique workplace environment: Safe Trad and traditional Irish musicians.

Jennifer McSharry, Liz Doherty, Iseult M Wilson

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)174-178
JournalEuropean Health Psychologist
Volume17
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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Keywords

  • Irish traditional musicians
  • injury

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