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Table 3 Association of different LBP related measures with risk factors identified from multivariate backward stepwise logistic regression (Overall)

From: Occupational factors and low back pain: a cross-sectional study of Bangladeshi female nurses

LBP measures Significant risk factors Reference OR LCL UCL p value
LBP for ≥1 day Age   1.094 1.003 1.202 0.048
Hospital-public Private 0.268 0.062 1.098 0.071
parity-yes No 3.342 1.148 9.947 0.027
Working hours-regular Overtime 0.475 0.224 0.974 0.046
Supporting staff-no Yes 10.67 4.884 25.114 <0.001
Chronic LBP Age   1.08 1.01 1.159 0.026
Working hours-regular Overtime 0.38 0.181 0.774 0.008
Manual lifting-no Yes 0.365 0.149 0.842 0.022
Supporting staff-no Yes 2.722 1.301 5.914 0.009
Intense pain Parity-yes No 4.068 1.118 20.238 0.05
Manual lifting-no Yes 0.29 0.102 0.731 0.012
Seeking medical care Working hours-regular Overtime 0.485 0.257 0.904 0.023
Supporting staff-no Yes 2.788 1.431 5.596 0.003
Manual lifting-no Yes 0.487 0.225 1.008 0.058