Table 1

Annual consultation prevalence per 10,000 registered persons for any musculoskeletal problem and by sector - total, and males by age group

Totala

Male (age group)

0-14

15-24

25-44

45-64

65-74

75+


Any musculoskeletal

2405

756

1553

2235

2837

3277

3339

Chapter N only

1803

373

799

1554

2200

2659

2700

Sectors

Head/neck

298

145

201

259

274

348

338

Torso

843

134

536

923

1054

1001

1051

Upper limb

498

85

301

471

696

729

585

Lower limb

1010

360

562

824

1181

1553

1642


a males and females; age-gender standardised based on population figures for England and Wales in 2006[21]

Jordan et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2010 11:144   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-11-144

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