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Work related characteristics of back and neck pain among employees of a Swiss University Hospital

Published inJoint bone spine, vol. 78, no. 4, p. 392-397
Publication date2011
Abstract

Objectives: 1) To explore the staff- and work-related risk factors for spinal pain among hospital employees, 2) to investigate the effect of staff- and work-related variables on the consequences of spinal pain, such as doctor visits and sick leave.

Keywords
  • Absenteeism
  • Adult
  • Back Pain/epidemiology
  • Employment
  • Female
  • Hospitals, University
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neck Pain/epidemiology
  • Occupational Diseases/epidemiology
  • Personnel, Hospital
  • Questionnaires
  • Regression Analysis
  • Self-Assessment
  • Sick Leave/statistics & numerical data
  • Switzerland/epidemiology
Citation (ISO format)
GENEVAY, Stéphane et al. Work related characteristics of back and neck pain among employees of a Swiss University Hospital. In: Joint bone spine, 2011, vol. 78, n° 4, p. 392–397. doi: 10.1016/j.jbspin.2010.09.022
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ISSN of the journal1297-319X
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