Low back pain comorbidity among male farmers and rural referents: a population-based study.

@article{Holmberg2005LowBP,
  title={Low back pain comorbidity among male farmers and rural referents: a population-based study.},
  author={Sara A C Holmberg and Anders Thelin and Eva-Lena Stiernstr{\"o}m and Kurt Sv{\"a}rdsudd},
  journal={Annals of agricultural and environmental medicine : AAEM},
  year={2005},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={261-8}
}
Farmers report more low back pain (LBP) than rural referents. We have previously demonstrated that the difference in reporting rate cannot be fully explained by known risk factors such as physical work exposures, psychosocial factors and lifestyle. Other etiological factors must be involved. In this cross-sectional population-based study, we investigate LBP comorbidity in terms of coexistent symptoms. A total of 1,013 male farmers, 40-60 years old, and 769 matched rural referents participated… CONTINUE READING
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