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Table 3 Number and percent distributions of high-risk individuals in work-related musculoskeletal disorder according to body parts and occupation

From: Comparison of work-related musculoskeletal symptoms between male cameramen and male office workers

  All Cameramen Office worker P value*
Upper Extremities (%) 60(20.5) 42(32.6) 18(11.0) < 0.001
 Neck 30(10.2) 21(16.3) 9(5.5) 0.002
 Shoulder 45(15.4) 32(24.8) 13(7.9) < 0.001
 Arm 7(2.4) 7(5.4) 0(0.0) 0.003
 Hand/finger/wrist 15(5.1) 9(7.0) 6(3.7) 0.201
Waist+Lower Extremities (%) 46(15.7) 31(24.0) 15(9.1) 0.001
 Waist 40(13.7) 26(20.2) 14(8.5) 0.004
 Leg/foot 15(5.1) 12(9.3) 3(1.8) 0.004
  1. *P value = by Chi-square test