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Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Office Workers

Moulood Valipour Noroozi 1 , Majid Hajibabaei 1 , * , Azadeh Saki 2 and Zakieh Memari 1
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1 Department of Occupational Hygiene, School of Health, Student Research Committee, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
2 Department of Biostatistics, School of Health, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Health Sciences: January 2015, 7 (1); e27157
  • Published Online: January 21, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 28, 2014
  • Accepted: January 6, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjhs.27157

To Cite: Valipour Noroozi M, Hajibabaei M, Saki A, Memari Z. Prevalence of Musculoskeletal Disorders Among Office Workers, Jundishapur J Health Sci. 2015 ;7(1):e27157. doi: 10.5812/jjhs.27157.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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