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Table 3 Logistic regression model for musculoskeletal pain in various anatomical regions (fully adjusted)

From: Associations between musculoskeletal pain and work-related factors among public service sector computer workers in Kaunas County, Lithuania

Factor Musculoskeletal region
Shoulder Elbow Wrist/hand Upper back Low back
OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI OR 95 % CI
Gender
 Men 1   1   1   1   1  
 Women 6.1 1.95-19.08 2.95 0.59-14.58 1.52 0.491-4.88 1.21 0.50-2.93 1.12 0.48-2.61
Age
 23-29 years 1   1   1   1   1  
 30-39 years 1.48 0.65-3.37 1.15 0.30-4.34 0.78 0.30-2.05 0.80 0.34-1.86 0.92 0.41-2.06
 40-49 years 1.89 0.65-3.53 2.94 0.62-8.21 1.09 0.41-2.91 1.62 0.68-3.85 1.07 0.46-2.46
 50-70 years 2.16 1.02-4.99 3.38 1.87-12.05 1.11 0.41-2.00 0.93 0.39-2.23 0.91 0.42-2.23
Computer work experience
 1-5 years 1   1   1   1   1  
 6-15 years 1.03 0.56-1.86 1.49 0.66-3.37 1.31 0.65-2.62 1.87 1.01-3.46 0.90 0.50-1.63
 16-36 years 1.04 0.51-2.09 1.46 0.58-3.62 1.16 0.52-2.60 1.42 0.70-2.91 0.81 0.41-1.61
BMI
  < 18.5 kg/m2 0.79 0.50-1.25 0.88 0.53-1.46 0.77 0.22-2.61 0.75 0.24-2.31 1.48 0.55-3.99
 18.6-24.9 kg/m2 1   1   1   1 1 1  
  > 25 kg/m2 1.44 0.75-2.77 1.02 0.64-2.45 0.17 0.45-1.15 0.70 0.46-1.08 1.50 1.24-4.28
Duration of working with a computer
  < 4 h/day 1   1   1   1   1  
 4-6 h/day 3.03 1.97-9.40 0.41 0.14-1.70 0.46 0.17-1.90 0.70 0.23-2.13 2.14 0.76-6.01
  > 6 h/day 2.40 0.81-7.11 0.59 0.22-2.13 0.70 0.22-2.22 0.93 0.32-2.73 1.58 0.59-4.21
Taking a break every 2 h
 Yes 1   1   1   1   1  
 No 0.80 0.44-1.46 0.61 0.29-1.27 1.31 0.63-2.68 0.95 0.51-1.76 1.65 1.16-2.95
 RULA score 1.68 1.20-2.36 1.62 0.69-3.81 1.59 1.15-2.21 1.38 1.04-1.75 1.30 1.03-1.65
Quantitative demands
 Low 1   1   1   1   1  
 Average 1.67 1.05-2.68 1.27 0.70-2.95 1.2 0.70-2.07 1.68 1.04-2.71 0.88 0.55-1.41
 High 1.83 1.14-2.92 1.75 1.12-3.11 1.86 1.11-3.12 2.00 1.25-3.20 1.09 0.69-1.74
Cognitive demands
 Low 1   1   1   1   1  
 Average 1.17 0.73-1.89 1.52 0.78-2.95 1.08 0.62-1.86 0.75 0.46-1.22 1.22 0.76-1.96
 High 1.20 0.71-2.04 1.51 0.76-3.00 0.86 0.47-1.56 1.20 0.71-2.04 1.01 0.60-1.68
Responsibility demands
 Low 1   1   1   1   1  
 Average 1.18 0.72-1.93 1.164 0.60-2.22 1.24 0.72-2.14 1.78 1.08-2.92 1.11 0.69-1.79
 High 1.89 1.14-3.14 2.04 1.09-3.82 1.21 0.69-2.11 1.54 1.06-2.57 1.09 0.66-1.78
Degree of freedom at work
 Low 0.94 0.55-1.59 1.61 0.78-2.82 1.25 0.66-2.34 1.26 0.71-2.23 1.05 0.64-1.71
 Average 1.39 0.84-1.59 1.48 0.81-3.19 1.44 0.81-2.56 1.34 0.73-2.21 1.05 0.62-1.76
 High 1   1   1   1   1  
Social support
 Weak 1.35 0.82-2.16 1.31 0.62-1.93 0.88 0.53-1.46 1.74 1.07-2.83 1.86 1.15-3.00
 Average 0.97 0.61-1.52 1.10 0.73-2.35 0.66 0.56-1.63 1.10 0.70-1.75 1.22 0.79-1.90
 Strong 1   1   1   1   1