Relationship between prolonged standing and symptoms of varicose veins and nocturnal leg cramps among women and men

@article{Bahk2012RelationshipBP,
  title={Relationship between prolonged standing and symptoms of varicose veins and nocturnal leg cramps among women and men},
  author={Jinwook Bahk and Hyun-Joo Kim and Kyunghee Jung-Choi and Myung-Chul Jung and Inseok Lee},
  journal={Ergonomics},
  year={2012},
  volume={55},
  pages={133 - 139}
}
The relationships between occupational characteristics and symptoms of varicose veins and nocturnal leg cramps and their gender differences were explored in a Korean population. The study population was 2165 workers from various occupations (55.6% female). Multiple logistic regression analyses were conducted to reveal factors related to symptoms of varicose veins and nocturnal leg cramps. The prevalence of varicose veins and nocturnal leg cramps was higher among women than men. The… Expand
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