Table 4

 Musculoskeletal upper extremity co-morbidity and healthcare utilisation and sickness absence due to low back pain among industrial workers (n = 252)

LBP only (n = 82)LBP with UE (n = 170)
LBP only, only low back pain.
LBP with UE, low back pain with musculoskeletal upper extremity co-morbidity.
Medical care seeking for LBP3137.88147.7
    General practitioner2328.16035.3
    Medical specialist67.363.5
    Physical therapist1923.25230.6
Sickness absence due to LBP2631.75733.5