30Sep 2021

DISADVANTAGES OF EXCESSIVE PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES IN STUDENTS OF PIMS-DU DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC: A DESCRIPTIVE CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY

  • Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam College of Physiotherapy, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni, India.
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Question: What are the disadvantages of excessive physical activities in students of PIMS-DU during COVID-19 Pandemic?

Design: A Descriptive Cross-sectional Study.

Participants: Students who are physically active throughout the period of Covid-19 pandemic.

Intervention: Non-Interventional Study.

Outcome measures: OSTRC Injury Questionnaire (Pre- validated Questionnaire).

Results: There were very few subjects who faced difficulties due to knee pain or any other physical discomfort during physical activities in pandemic period 22.2%. Among the selected subjects 33.4% had pain and difficulties in Low Back due to physical activity in Covid-19 pandemic period. Among the selected subjects 18.5% had pain and difficulties in Shoulder due to physical activity in Covid-19 pandemic period.

Conclusion: The present study shows that, there are no specific adverse effects observed on musculoskeletal system due to excessive physical activity. Most of the subjects (33.4%) reported for having low back pain due to physical activity during COVID 19 pandemic.

Trial registration: PIMS/DR.APJAKCOPT/IEC/2020/22.


[Rohit Santosh Gupta and Shrikant Sunil Sant (2021); DISADVANTAGES OF EXCESSIVE PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES IN STUDENTS OF PIMS-DU DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC: A DESCRIPTIVE CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY Int. J. of Adv. Res. 9 (Sep). 866-878] (ISSN 2320-5407). www.journalijar.com


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Article DOI: 10.21474/IJAR01/13496      
DOI URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.21474/IJAR01/13496