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Table 1 Sociodemographic and health-related characteristics of the participants

From: Association between work-related musculoskeletal symptoms and quality of life among dental students: a cross-sectional study

  N (%)
Gender
Female 69 (65.7)
Male 36 (34.3)
Body Mass Index (BMI)
Underweight 12 (11.4)
Normal 80 (76.2)
Overweight 13 (12.4)
Handedness
Left-handed 9 (8.6)
Right-handed 96 (91.4)
Presence a diagnosed systemic health problem
Yes 8 (7.6)
No 97 (92.4)
Mother’s educational status
Primary school 28 (26.7)
High school 28 (26.7)
University 49 (46.7)
Father’s educational status
Primary school 12 (11.4)
High school 35 (33.3)
University 58 (55.2)
Presence of a diagnosed musculoskeletal disorder (except disabilities)
Yes 12 (11.4)
No 93 (88.6)
Using medicine due to any musculoskeletal symptom
Yes 29 (27.6)
No 76 (72.4)
Regular physical sports acitivity
Yes 49 (46.7)
No 56 (53.3)
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