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Table 1 Number and proportions (%) of active foot disease complications and foot disease risk factors outcomes

From: Prevalence of active foot disease and foot disease risk factors in a subacute inpatient rehabilitation facility: a cross-sectional prevalence study

  Number % [95% CI]
Active foot disease complications*   
Current foot ulcer 10 11.8 [6.3 – 20.5]
Current foot ulcer infection 8 9.4 [4.6 – 17.7]
Acute charcot 0 0 [NA]
Current amputation 1 1.2 [NA]
Foot disease risk factors*   
Previous foot ulcer 17 20.0 [12.8 – 29.8]
Previous amputation 0 0 [NA]
Peripheral neuropathy 21 24.7 [16.7 – 34.9]
Peripheral arterial disease 33 38.8 [29.2 – 49.5]
Foot deformity 31 36.5 [27.0 – 47.1]
  1. *Note: Participants may have had more than one foot disease complications and/or foot disease risk factors. CI: Confidence Intervals; NA: Not appropriate as CI extends < 0.