International Journal of Clinical Preventive Dentistry

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Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Work conditions

Variable n Eye Neck Shoulder Arm/elbow Hand Wrist Finger Waist Leg/foot
Treament assistance position Sitting 136 58 (42.6) 97 (71.3) 106 (77.9) 44 (32.4) 49 (36.0) 83 (61.0) 45 (33.1) 89 (65.4) 77 (56.6)
Standing 109 46 (42.2) 84 (77.1) 87 (79.8) 34 (31.2) 44 (40.4) 72 (66.1) 39 (35.8) 82 (75.2) 73 (67.0)
etc. 16 5 (31.3) 10 (62.5) 11 (68.8) 2 (12.5) 3 (18.8) 8 (50.0) 2 (12.5) 10 (62.5) 8 (50.0)
p-value 0.677 0.367 0.604 0.262 0.238 0.411 0.180 0.212 0.173
Head posture Agree 143 65 (45.5) 110 (76.9) 112 (78.3) 46 (32.2) 59 (41.3) 92 (64.3) 47 (32.9) 108 (75.5) 94 (65.7)
Neutral 84 29 (34.5) 58 (69.0) 63 (75.0) 25 (29.8) 25 (29.8) 48 (57.1) 28 (33.3) 52 (61.9) 44 (52.4)
Disagree 34 15 (44.1) 23 (67.6) 29 (85.3) 9 (26.5) 12 (35.3) 23 (67.6) 11 (32.4) 21 (61.8) 20 (58.8)
p-value 0.261 0.320 0.471 0.792 0.218 0.445 0.994 0.059 0.135
Back posture Agree 158 73 (46.2) 121 (76.6) 125 (79.1) 54 (34.2) 64 (40.5) 105 (66.5) 52 (32.9) 116 (73.4) 102 (64.6)
Neutral 59 22 (37.3) 39 (66.1) 44(74.6) 13 (22.0) 19 (32.2) 32 (54.2) 21 (35.6) 39 (66.1) 34 (57.6)
Disagree 44 14 (31.8) 31 (70.5) 35 (79.5) 13 (29.5) 13 (29.5) 26 (59.1) 13 (29.5) 26 (59.1) 22 (50.0)
p-value 0.169 0.272 0.749 0.222 0.292 0.224 0.812 0.157 0.190
Hip posture Agree 108 47 (43.5) 78 (72.2) 83 (76.9) 32 (29.6) 45 (41.7) 75 (69.4) 39 (36.1) 73 (67.6) 65 (60.2)
Neutral 70 29 (41.4) 53 (75.7) 54 (77.1) 26 (37.1) 28 (40.0) 39 (55.7) 21 (30.0) 50 (71.4) 44 (62.9)
Disagree 83 33 (39.8) 60 (72.3) 67 (80.7) 22 (26.5) 23 (27.7) 49 (59.0) 26 (31.3) 58 (69.9) 49 (59.0)
p-value 0.871 0.855 0.791 0.348 0.113 0.134 0.649 0.856 0.886
Position at the time of assistance 6 o’clock 22 4 (18.2) 11 (50.0) 14 (63.6) 8 (36.4) 8 (36.4) 13 (59.1) 4 (18.2) 10 (45.5) 9 (40.9)
3 o’clock 186 77 (41.4) 138 (74.2) 148 (79.6) 60 (32.3) 71 (38.2) 113 (60.8) 62 (33.3) 133 (71.5) 121 (65.1)

Values are presented as number (%).

Int J Clin Prev Dent 2020;16:170-6 https://doi.org/10.15236/ijcpd.2020.16.4.170
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