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   assessing prevalence of musculoskeletal disorders in women workers in an automobile manufacturing assembly line  
   
نویسنده arghami shirazeh ,kalantari reza ,ahmadi kionani elham ,zanjirani farahani ahmad ,kamrani mehrdad
منبع journal of human, environment and health promotion - 2016 - دوره : 1 - شماره : 2 - صفحه:75 -79
چکیده    background: work-related musculoskeletal disorders (wmsds) may involve all parts of the body, and have been a worldwide problem. employed women are two to five times more likely to report such problems, and assembly lines suspected to induce more wmsds because of high rate of repetitive motions.methods: the aim of this study to determine the prevalence of wmsds in women workers of an automobile manufacturing assembly line. in this crosssectional survey, 50 women workers in an automobile manufacturing assembly line were studied. data was collected based on nordic questionnaire. the statistical analysis was performed by the spss 11 software.results: the msds prevalence rate was 98%. the most reported complaint was related to the back (68%) and there was a significant relationship between prevalence and pain severity with age and working years. moreover, the duration of feeling pain per day, and pain severity had a significant relationship with the capability of the person to continue working.conclusion: workstations ergonomically improvement and employing men instead of women would be effective to reduce the problems.
کلیدواژه wmsds ,women ,assembly line.
آدرس zanjan university of medical sciences, zanjan social determinants of health research center, department of occupational health engineering, ایران, tehran university of medical sciences, school of public health, department of occupational health engineering, ایران, shahid beheshti university of medical sciences, department of occupational health engineering, ایران, tehran university of medical sciences, school of public health, department of occupational health engineering, ایران, tehran university of medical sciences, school of public health, department of occupational health engineering, ایران
پست الکترونیکی arghami@zums.ac.ir
 
 

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