Variation in Beliefs Towards Low Back Pain between Physiotherapy and Nursing Students

Deepali Sheth, James Ghagare
2018 International Journal of Current Research and Review  
Variation in beliefs towards low back pain between physiotherapy and nursing students The objective of this study was to find out the variation in beliefs between physiotherapy and nursing students towards low back pain. Method: Physiotherapy (n=100) and nursing (n=100) students from various colleges in Pune city completed the survey. Fear Avoidance Beliefs Questionnaire (FABQ) was used. The participants filled up the Fear Avoidance Beliefs Questionnaire. Result: Student Physiotherapy students
more » ... iotherapy students had significantly lower Fear Avoidance Beliefs Questionnaire scores (p≤ 0.05) than nursing [CI 95%] students. Conclusion: Physiotherapy students had less negative beliefs towards low back pain than nursing students.
doi:10.31782/ijcrr.2018.10904 fatcat:kq26dbezfvcwtcr467ygo6427q