The prevalence differences of musculoskeletal problems and related physical workload among hospital staff


GENÇ A., Kahraman T., Goz E.

JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION, vol.29, no.3, pp.541-547, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/bmr-160655
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BACK AND MUSCULOSKELETAL REHABILITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.541-547
  • Keywords: Musculoskeletal pain, healthcare providers, occupational health, workload, nurses, physicians, low back pain, RISK-FACTORS, NURSING PERSONNEL, NURSES, SYMPTOMS, DISORDERS, WORKERS, PAIN, QUESTIONNAIRE, ASSOCIATIONS, COMPLAINTS
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The musculoskeletal problems (MSP) vary among different occupations since they had different characteristics and physical workloads. Therefore, it is important to know the difference between the occupational groups to design preventing physiotherapy interventions.