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Table 3 Reported foot problemsa

From: Prevalence, impact and care of foot problems in people with rheumatoid arthritis: results from a United Kingdom based cross-sectional survey

Category Foot problem Current Ever Never
Articular features Pain 263 (63.7) 342 (82.8) 71 (17.2)
Stiffness 224 (54.2) 277 (67.1) 73 (17.8)
Swelling 218 (52.8) 286 (69.2) 127 (30.8)
Any articular feature 305 (73.8) 373 (90.3) 40 (9.7)
Cutaneous lesions Blisters 28 (6.8) 73 (17.7) 340 (82.3)
  Callus 171 (41.4) 206 (49.9) 297 (50.1)
Corns 72 (17.4) 109 (26.4) 304 (73.6)
In-grown toe nails 59 (14.3) 106 (25.7) 307 (74.3)
Thickened Toe nails 168 (40.7) 190 (46.0) 223 (54.0)
Ulcers 13 (3.1) 38 (9.2) 375 (90.8)
Any cutaneous lesions 270 (65.4) 303 (73.4) 110 (26.6)
Structural deformity Bunions 111 (26.9) 141 (34.1) 272 (65.9)
Fallen arches 93.(22.5) 121 (29.3) 292 (70.7)
Misshaped toes 180 (43.6) 199 (48.2) 214 (51.8)
Any structural deformity 238 (57.6) 265 (64.2) 148 (35.8)
Extra-articular features Nodules 96 (23.2) 122 (29.5) 291 (70.5)
Numbness 118 (28.6) 153 (37.0) 260 (63.0)
Any extra articular feature 176 (42.6) 212 (51.3) 201 (48.7)
Other Infection 31 (7.5) 76 (18.4) 337 (81.6)
Any foot problems   377 (91.2) 403 (97.6) 10 (2.4)
  1. a(n = 413 (%))