The prevalence of work-related musculoskeletal symptoms among Jordanian surgeons

المؤلفون المشاركون

Suudi, Haydar
Abu Nawar, Ghayth Ahmad
al-Maayitah, Ala
al-Maayitah, Tamara
Jaradat, Mahdi

المصدر

Journal of the Royal Medical Services

العدد

المجلد 27، العدد 1 (30 إبريل/نيسان 2020)، ص ص. 29-38، 10ص.

الناشر

الخدمات الطبية الملكية الأردنية

تاريخ النشر

2020-04-30

دولة النشر

الأردن

عدد الصفحات

10

الموضوع الرئيسي

الطب البشري

الملخص EN

Introduction: Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) have become a significant issue for the profession of surgeons.

This study provides a detailed examination and discussion regarding the prevalence of MSDs among Jordanian surgeons and possible causative factors.

Materials and Methods: A modified Nordic and physical discomfort questionnaire was distributed online and at the 9th International Conference of Royal Jordanian Medical Services to surgeons from several specialties with the aims of determining the level of prevalence of MSDs, causative factors related to the operating room, and the level of ergonomic awareness.

Results: Participants who sustained occupational injuries throughout their careers represented 79.2%.

The most injured areas were the neck, lower back, feet, hands and wrist, eyes, and by 79.2%, 72.2%, 62.5%, respectively.

Approximately 12.1% were injured while operating on infected patients.

Approximately 20.3% reported their injuries to their institution

نمط استشهاد جمعية علماء النفس الأمريكية (APA)

Abu Nawar, Ghayth Ahmad& al-Maayitah, Ala& Suudi, Haydar& al-Maayitah, Tamara& Jaradat, Mahdi. 2020. The prevalence of work-related musculoskeletal symptoms among Jordanian surgeons. Journal of the Royal Medical Services،Vol. 27, no. 1, pp.29-38.
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نمط استشهاد الجمعية الأمريكية للغات الحديثة (MLA)

Abu Nawar, Ghayth Ahmad…[et al.]. The prevalence of work-related musculoskeletal symptoms among Jordanian surgeons. Journal of the Royal Medical Services Vol. 27, no. 1 (Apr. 2020), pp.29-38.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-962125

نمط استشهاد الجمعية الطبية الأمريكية (AMA)

Abu Nawar, Ghayth Ahmad& al-Maayitah, Ala& Suudi, Haydar& al-Maayitah, Tamara& Jaradat, Mahdi. The prevalence of work-related musculoskeletal symptoms among Jordanian surgeons. Journal of the Royal Medical Services. 2020. Vol. 27, no. 1, pp.29-38.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-962125

نوع البيانات

مقالات

لغة النص

الإنجليزية

الملاحظات

Includes bibliographical references : p. 37-38

رقم السجل

BIM-962125