Official Title
Evaluate the Working Environments of Individuals Working From Home During Covid-19 Outbreak
Brief Summary

The study aims to evaluate the working environments of individuals working from home during the covid-19 outbreak and the effect of the working environments on their musculoskeletal system. The study will include 500 people between the ages of 18-65 who works from home (works in the office before isolation) as a part of Covid-19 isolation measure. The working environment of the individuals participating in the study will be evaluated with The Rapid Office Strain Assessment (ROSA). Musculoskeletal symptoms will be analysed by using the Standardised Nordic Questionnaries (NMQ). Pain will be analysed by using Visual Analogue Scale (VAS)

Not yet recruiting
Musculoskeletal Pain
Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

- between the ages of 18-65

- works from home

- works in the office before isolation

Exclusion Criteria:

- have any systemic disease that may affect on musculoskeletal system such as fibromyalgia, myofacial pain syndrome, etc.

- have any vision problem

- have difficulty of understanding and following online survey

- have any physical disability

- have self-reported computer use for less than four hours on a typical workday

Eligibility Gender
Eligibility Age
Minimum: 18 Years~Maximum: 65 Years

Ayşe Zengin Alpözgen

Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa
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MeSH Terms
Musculoskeletal Pain