TITLE

The Influence of Low Back Pain on Care Workers' Health-related Quality of Life

AUTHOR(S)
INOUE, YURI; NAGAKURA, HISAKO; UESUGI, MASAYUKI; KOEDA, HIDEKI; NARUSE, SUSUMU
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Physical Therapy Science;2011, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p603
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the study conducted by the authors related to the impact of low back pain (LBP) on care workers' quality of life (QOL) and health. It states that the study used the questionnaire format by asking the subjects whether they faced LBP at the time of the survey. The study concluded that the presence or the severity of workers' LBP influenced not only their pain and physical functions but also their social and psychological QOL.
ACCESSION #
75235008

 

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