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Seyedeh Somayeh Kazemi
MSc Health Education & Promotion, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Iran. Mohammad Rafighi
Background: Musculoskeletal disorders are one of difficulties in communities that has negative effect on various aspect of life. The aim of this study was to evaluate musculoskeletal disorders in students. Materials and methods: In this study cross-sectional descriptive-analytic approach, 306 college students were enrolled by using no probability purposive sampling method and also availability. Data was obtained based on demographic data questionnaire and musculoskeletal researcher-made questionnaire. After collecting required data, SPSS software version 19 was used for descriptive and statistical analysis. Results: According to the obtained results and symptoms associated with musculoskeletal pains, it should be noted that 93 cases suffered from low back pain (30.4%), 76 cases from...
Health Education and Health Promotion, Faculty of Medical Sciences, zahedan University, zahedan,Iran
Background: Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) are concerned as costly health problems worldwide. Rural people are more susceptible to musculoskeletal disorders. This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders and related factors among adult living in Aq Qalaian, Iran. Material and Methods: This was a cross-sectional study which performed among 200 adult living in rural region in north of Iran named Ag, Qalaian. The data were gathered through Nordic Standard Questionnaire and were analyzed using SPSS, version 18. To compare subgroups in terms of different variables, the significant level of % 5 was considered. Results: Totally, 200 adults including 100 women and 100 men with mean age of 38/36 ± 7/72 and 41/84 ± 9/39 respectively were studied. Seventy nine percen...
Ministry of Public Health, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Department of Health Education, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University, Afghanistan,
Introduction: Preventive measures such as training and awareness and prevention skills for personal protection in the musculoskeletal areas are one of the most important strategies in health care systems. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of an educational intervention based on Health Belief Model (HBM) on promoting preventive behavior of musculoskeletal problems in female Afghan health workers. Material and Methods: In this study, 60 female employees of Afghanistan health ministry were selected and divided randomly into control and experimental groups (N = 30 women for each one). Data, collected through a questionnaire based on health belief model on preventive behaviors of musculoskeletal problems. The experimental group received the educational intervention for a ...
Department of Anatomical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz. Hassan Bagernezhad
Tahereh Gholami - Non-communicable Diseases Research Center, Fasa University of Medical Sciences, Fasa, Iran.
Ahmad HeidariPahlavian - Department of psychiatry, Hamedan university of medical sciences, Hamedan,Iran.
Background: Musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) represent one of the most frequently occurring and costly occupational issue in nursing. The nursing profession is one of the most stressful occupations today, because of the quantity and diversity of risk factors associated with the work environment. The aim of this study was to examine the relationshipbetweenburnout syndrome and musculoskeletal disorders. Methods and Material: In this cross-sectional study a questionnaire survey was carried out among 415 nursing personnel in five educational hospitals in Hamedan, Iran. Data were collected through two unnamed questionnaires including Maslach burnout inventory, visual analogue scale. Results: Statistical analysis showed that the most commonly painful regions among the nurses were lower b...
N Pargali Department of Physiotherapy, Shiraz NIOC Health Organization Polyclinics, Shiraz
Background: Occupational diseases are worldwide. Some dentists believe that they are at a higher risk for development of some musculoskeletal disorders for the postures they should have during work. Objective: To determine the prevalence of musculoskeletal pain and their associated occupational factors among dentists from Shiraz, southern Iran. Methods: In a cross-sectional study, 90 dentists of 375 members of Fars Dental Association were selected at random and asked to complete a self-administered questionnaire. The questions were about personal characteristics, job history, some work characteristics mostly pertaining to dentistry including physical risk factors at work plus any report about the occurrence of low back pain (LBP) and neck pain. Results: Of the 90 questionnaire...
Golam Ali Heidari
Tarbiat Modares University, Health Education Department, Faculty of Medical sciences, Tehran, Iran. Sedigheh Sadat Tavafian
Background: Chronic pain depends on many physical and psychological factors. The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between anxiety and chronic pain in adult referring to health centers in Yazd, Iran. Methods: This descriptive study conducted on 397 adults aged between 31 and 87years. The Depression, Anxiety, Stress Scale -21(DASS-21) was used to measure depression, anxiety and stress. The Visual Analogue Scale (VAS) was used to measure pain severity. Six psychologists were employed to collect data. The datawere analyzed using SPSS version 21. Results: Totally397individuals with mean age of 61.52±11.52completed the study. The results showed 74% of participants (N=295) were suffering from chronic pain. The majority of participants (N=164, 41.3%) complained from knee ...
Department of Health Education, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran Behnam Mohammadi
Introduction: Quality of life play a considerable role in individual and social health. Low back pain is the most common musculoskeletal disorders and cause negative impacts on various aspects of life. The aim of study was to compare the quality of life of students with and without low back pain. Materials and Methods: This was across-sectional study performed among students at the Faculty of Humanities, Islamic Azad University, west branch in Tehran., Iran. 200 students took part in the study and the SF-36scale was used to assess the quality of life of the participants. Findings: The mean score of overall quality of life, physical, and mental health of the participants were 67.87 19.07, 72.3621.53, and 63.20 21.34 respectively. There was a significant relationship between quality of ...
Department of Health Education, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran. Sedigheh Sadat Tavafian
Background: Chronic Low back pain (CLBP) is one of the most prevalent health problems which is affected by psychological disorders. The aim of this study was to evaluate the role of psychological intervention on chronic low back pain among a sample of Iranian nurses. Material and Methods: This is a randomized clinical trial. The participants of this study consisted of 84 nurses suffering from chronic back pain and working in Valiasr hospital, Tehran-Iran. The recruited nurses were randomly assigned to intervention and control groups (42 nurses in each group). The demographic questionnaire and Visual Analog Assessment scales (VAS) and a Depression Anxiety Stress Scale (DASS) were used to collect data at the beginning of the study and 3 months following completion of the interventio...
Health Promotion and Health Promotion Department, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran. Seyed Jallaledin Naserinia
Background: Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) represent one of the most common occupational health education problems in both developed and developing countries. The aim of this study was to assess the effect of an occupational ergonomic training educational programon awareness, attitude and work-related musculoskeletal disorders behavior among Office Workers. Material and Methods: Firstly,200 office workers from 12 health centerswere recruited. Withresponse rate of 90%, 180 eligible participants, were assigned to receive an 8 - week participatory ergonomic occupational training educational program available in Shemiranat, Tehran, Iran. A self-controlled longitudinal study with pre/ post design was used to evaluate the effects of the intervention among office workers in 2015-2016. Post-...