Musculoskeletal Complaints in an Industry (FIPMCAWMI)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01654237|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 31, 2012
Last Update Posted : August 1, 2012
The hypothesis of this study is that there will be a variety of factors influencing the musculoskeletal complaints among workers of different sectors.
Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs) account for more than 30% of occupational diseases in the world. In order to organize the strategic actions that will be developed for the prevention of MSDs, it is essential to analyze in advance the peculiar situations of the different sectors of a workplace. The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence of musculoskeletal complaints among workers in a medium-sized industry by comparing its sectors and to investigate the influence of occupational and non-occupational factors in the increase of complaints.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Musculoskeletal Disorder||Other: questionnaires||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||185 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Factors That Influence the Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Complaints Among Workers in Different Sectors of an Industry|
|Study Start Date :||October 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 2010|
No Intervention: Muskind
three questionnaires to be completed by the subjects
185 industry workers divided in three sectors (factory, office and logistics) were assessed using the Nordic Musculoskeletal Questionnaire and lifestyle and work-related conditions questionnaires.
- musculoskeletal complaints [ Time Frame: one month ]musculoskeletal complaints in different parts of the body
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01654237
|Faculty of Medicine. University of Sao Paulo|
|Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo/SP, Brazil, 05360-160|
|Principal Investigator:||Denise Harari, post grad||Faculty of Medicine. University of Sao Paulo|
|Study Director:||Raquel A Casarotto, doctor||Faculty of Medicine. University of Sao Paulo|