Medical, psychological, and social factors associated with back abnormalities and self reported back pain: a cross sectional study of male employees in a Swedish pulp and paper industry.

  • N E Astrand
  • Published 1987 in British journal of industrial medicine

Abstract

A medical, psychological, and sociological study of 391 male employees in a Swedish pulp and paper industry was performed in 1961. Factors associated with back pain and back abnormality were investigated. Univariate analyses showed associations of back pain with occupational status, low education, duration of employment, low performance on cognitive tests… (More)

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@article{Astrand1987MedicalPA, title={Medical, psychological, and social factors associated with back abnormalities and self reported back pain: a cross sectional study of male employees in a Swedish pulp and paper industry.}, author={N E Astrand}, journal={British journal of industrial medicine}, year={1987}, volume={44 5}, pages={327-36} }