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Research Article

Sedentary Lifestyle and Nonspecific Low Back Pain in Medical Personnel in North-East Poland

Table 1

General characteristic of the study group.

VariablesN

ProfessionNurses32453.20
Paramedic28546.80

Age (years)30 – 4030249.60
41 – 6030750.40

SexWomen36259.94
Men24740.56

18.5 - 24.9931451.56
BMI [kg/m2]25.00 – 29.99/ ≥ 30.0029548.44

nsLBP incident in the study groupRecurrent25341.54
Chronic10216.75

BMI: body mass index, nsLBP: nonspecific low back pain.

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