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Table 4 Correlation of the SF-36 dimensions to the type of work and the amount of working hours among ambulance workers

From: Cross-sectional survey on self-reported health of ambulance personnel

SF-36 scale Monthly hours in primary job Monthly hours in secondary job Weekly hours of physical secondary job Weekly hours of intellectual secondary job Weekly hours of medical secondary job Weekly hours of non-medical secondary job
(N = 810) (n = 442) (n = 442) (n = 442) (n = 442) (n = 442) (p=)
(p=) (p=) (p=) (p=) (p=)  
I. Physical Functioning 0.243 0.062 0.206 0.652 0.463 0.056
II. Role-Physical 0.009 0.455 0.213 0.717 0.283 0.670
III. Bodily Pain 0.570 <0.001 <0.001 0.579 0.001 <0.001
IV. General Health 0.065 0.005 0.002 0.484 0.011 0.002
V. Vitality 0.014 <0.001 0.006 0.123 <0.001 0.059
VI. Social Functioning 0.204 0.001 0.029 0.919 <0.001 0.230
VII. Role-Emotional 0.122 0.186 0.909 0.762 0.063 0.985
VIII. Mental Health 0.213 <0.001 0.040 0.744 <0.001 0.254