All publications of “Wilma Ferreira Guedes Rodrigues”

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Prevalence of lower back pain and physical inactivity: the impact of psychosocial factors in pregnant women served by the Family Health Strategy

Wilma Ferreira Guedes Rodrigues, Leila Rangel da Silva, Maria Aparecida de Luca Nascimento, Carlos Soares Pernambuco, Tania Santos Giani, Estélio Henrique Martin Dantas

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082011ao2186

ABSTRACTObjective:This study analyzed the impact of psychosocial factors on pregnant women with lower back pain and an associated lack of physical activity prior to pregnancy.Methods:The sample included 66 pregnant women who were randomly selected from a total of 84 patients in the waiting rooms of the Family Health Units in Cuitegí, Paraíba, from September to November 2009. An epidemiological questionnaire adapted from the Quebec Back Pain Disability Scale was used for data collection. The questions about back pain, physical activity, […]