THE ILUSTRATION OF MUSCULOSKELETAL PROBLEMS AND HEALTH PROBLEMS ON SPBU OPERATORS IN DENPASAR
By : Ida Bagus Arjuna
Faculties : Fakultas Kedokteran
Department : PS. PENDIDIKAN DOKTER
Musculoskeletal problems and health problems are common problems that faced by SPBU operator. This problems can significantly diminish the quality of life and working performance of the operator. The purpose of this research is to know the ilustration of musculoskeletal problems and health problems on SPBU operators in Denpasar. This research was a descriptive study using cross sectional approach. There were fifty subjects consist of SPBU operators in ten SPBU in Denpasar. Musculoskeletal problems measured with a Nordic Body Map questionnaire and health problems using a health problems questionnaire. The results interpreted by tables and diagrams. The results showed, the majority of musculoskeletal problem that experienced by the SPBU operators in Denpasar are mostly on left calf 29 subjects (58%), right calf 28 subject (56%), left foot 27 subjects (54%), right foot 27 subjects (54%), right wrist 18 subjects (36%), and right hand 15 subjects (30%). This was caused by working stance of the operators that standing still for a long time. Health problems experienced by the operators are dizziness 16 subjects (32%) and shortness of breath 16 subjects (32%). It can be concluded that the ilustration of musculoskeletal problems that experienced by the SPBU operators in Denpasar are mostly on lower extrimities and right upper extrimities. The ilustration of health problems that experienced by the SPBU operators in Denpasar are mostly dizziness and shortness of breath. It is suggested to do stretching for 5 minutes every 30 minutes of work and using a mask. The results of this research could be applied as a basis for further research.
Keyword : Musculosceletal problems, Health Problems, SPBU Operators