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Table 1 Patient expectation responses and example descriptors

From: Patient expectations of podiatric surgery in the United Kingdom

Pain Mobility Shoe fitting Cosmesis
Pain free/relief/reduced Past times Wear normal shoes Deformity
Relief Walking -easier Stylish footwear/shoes Ugly
Discomfort Walking - better Better fitting shoes A straight(er) toe(s)
Comfort Walking correctly Shoe fit Alignment
Rubbing Dancing Comfortable shoes Lump/Bump
Irritation Running Wear a full shoe Unsightly
Throbbing Movement Wear shoes properly Nicer looking
Ache Mobility   Removal of...
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