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Table 3 Association of Body Mass Index (BMI) with Work related Musculoskeletal Discomfort (CMDQ Score)

From: Effect of Body Mass Index on work related musculoskeletal discomfort and occupational stress of computer workers in a developed ergonomic setup

BMI (kg/m2) CMDQ score
  Range Mean ± SD
< 18.5 5-18 11.00 ± 3.91
18.5-24.9 13-40 26.13 ± 7.46
> 24.9 26-82 46.23 ± 9.98
Total 5-82 35.97 ± 16.87
Inference As the BMI increases the CMDQ score increases significantly with F = 136.137*
  1. * Significant (p < 0.001)