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Table 3 The frequencies of WRMDs at body part affected in different practice settings.

From: Work-related musculoskeletal disorders : A survey of physical therapists in Izmir-Turkey

  Orthopedic Rehabilitation % General Physical Therapy % Neurological Rehabilitation % Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation %
Neck n:30 12 % 9.1 10.9 15.1 6.7
Shoulder n:39 14 % 11.4 16.9 15.1 16.7
Upper Back n:15 9 % 6.8 5.0 5.8 6.6
Elbow n:22 8 % 13.6 7.9 8.1 3.3
Lower Back n:72 26 % 29.5 25.7 28.0 30.0
Wrist/Hand n:48 18 % 18.2 22.8 12.8 16.7
Hip/Thigh n:6 2 % 2.3 3.0 2.3 0.0
Knee n:20 8 % 6.8 5.9 9.3 10.0
Ankle/Foot n:9 3 % 2.3 2.0 3.5 10.0