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Table 3 Comparisons of the health problems and injuries of the study subjects according to the on-call work

From: The association between Korean employed workers’ on-call work and health problems, injuries

Health problems and injuries On-call work n(%) P-value
Yes No
2722(9.3) 26,524(90.7)
Physical health problems Yes 1540(10.6) 13,051(89.4) < 0.001
No 1182(8.1) 13,473(91.9)  
 Hearing problems Yes 92(18.8) 397(81.2) < 0.001
No 2630(9.1) 26,127(90.9)  
 Skin problems Yes 108(15.3) 598(84.7) < 0.001
No 2614(9.2) 25,926(90.8)  
 Back pain Yes 368(11.9) 2723(88.1) < 0.001
No 2354(9.0) 23,801(91.0)  
 Muscular pains in upper limbs Yes 927(10.5) 7905(89.5) < 0.001
No 1795(8.8) 18,619(91.2)  
 Muscular pains in lower limbs Yes 609(10.8) 5008(89.2) < 0.001
No 2113(8.9) 21,516(91.1)  
 Headache, eyestrain Yes 661(12.4) 4672(87.6) < 0.001
No 2061(8.6) 21,852(91.4)  
 Abdominal pain Yes 53(12.8) 361(87.2) 0.014
No 2669(9.3) 26,163(90.7)  
 Respiratory difficulties Yes 27(14.1) 164(85.9) 0.021
No 2695(9.3) 26,360(90.7)  
 Cardiovascular diseases Yes 28(8.5) 300(91.5) 0.629
No 2694(9.3) 26,224(90.7)  
 Fatigue Yes 765(11.9) 5680(88.1) < 0.001
No 1957(8.6) 20,844(91.4)  
Psychological health problems Yes 128(13.1) 847(86.9) < 0.001
No 2594(9.2) 25,677(90.8)  
 Depression or anxiety Yes 54(13.0) 360(87.0) 0.008
No 2668(9.3) 26,164(90.7)  
 Insomnia and sleep difficulties Yes 102(14.4) 608(85.6) < 0.001
No 2620(9.2) 25,916(90.8)  
 Injuries Yes 144(24.2) 457(75.8) < 0.001
No 2578(9.0) 26,067(91.0)