Relevant demographic and Social Factors

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Relevant demographic and Social Factors

Address; phone number; age; gender; height; weight; ethnicity; occupation – past and present; activity levels; living situation – martial status; ability to self care; availability of carers/social support; smoking; alcohol consumption; primary language; religion; financial eligibility for services; source of referral; family doctor

Occupational and sporting history may have a large impact on presenting symptoms and treatment planning.

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