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Table 1 Prevalence (%) of musculoskeletal pain in the past year and past month

From: Risk factors for musculoskeletal pain amongst nurses in Estonia: a cross-sectional study

Site of pain Past year Past month
Low back 56.1 39.8
Neck 52.0 38.9
Shoulder 21.3 17.2
Elbow 11.3 6.8
Wrist/hand 27.1 17.2
Knee 32.6 19.5
Number of body sites with pain   
   0 16.3 30.8
   1 23.5 25.8
   2 24.4 19.0
   3 19.9 12.2
   4 12.2 5.9
   5 2.3 0.5
   6 1.4 1.4
Missing data for at least one anatomical site 0 4.5
  1. All percentages are calculated on the total sample (n = 221).