An explorative study to assess the level of blood pressure and the relationship between selected factors and level of blood pressure among sedentary workers in Jabalpur City M.P.
Shailendra Singh and Arti Tiwari
The sedentary worker's detection of high blood pressure in the adult (Male & Female) population due to prevalent sedentary lifestyle. The purpose of this study was to conduct a review to identify and summarize the research on sedentary workers in this population. The definition of a sedentary lifestyle (known as "Sitting disease") is one in which a person has no regular physical activity. A typical sedentary person of working age may have a sedentary occupation that keeps him or her seated and using a computer in the working day.
Aim: 1. Assess the level of blood pressure among sedentary workers as measured by a manual sphygmomanometer. 2. Identify selected factors influencing blood pressure as measured by checklist. 3. Determine the relationship between the level of blood pressure and selected factors (physical activity, stress, lifestyle pattern).
Methodology: 60 samples of sedentary workers in bank clerical staff are aged between 40-60 years adults. These workers to assess the level of blood pressure in selected banks from Jabalpur city in MP were selected by using the Convenient Sampling technique.
Results: A total of four sections were included. Section I- Distribution of socio-demographic variables by using frequency and percentage bases, Section II- Distribution of sedentary workers according to blood pressure, Section III- Association of assess the level of BP in sedentary workers with selected demographic variables, Section IV-Distribution of the relationship of risk factors with level of blood pressure.
Shailendra Singh, Arti Tiwari. An explorative study to assess the level of blood pressure and the relationship between selected factors and level of blood pressure among sedentary workers in Jabalpur City M.P.. Int J Adv Res Med Surg Nurs 2023;5(2):29-33. DOI: 10.33545/surgicalnursing.2023.v5.i2a.135