Skip to main content

Table 1 Baseline characteristics of participants, presented as mean values with range within brackets

From: Perceived exertion, comfort and working technique in professional computer users and associations with the incidence of neck and upper extremity symptoms

  Men (n = 382) Women (n = 471)
Age (y) 42.4 (19.6-65.3) 44.5 (21.4-64.7)
Height (m) 1.81 (1.57-2.00) 1.67 (1.44-1.87)
Weight (kg) 81.1 (51-135) 65.2 (45-110)
Smokers (%) 11% 18%
Computer work (h/d) 3.7 (0.2-8.3) 3.8 (0.2-10.0)
Job tenure (y) 9.7 (0.1-42) 13.2 (0.2-40)