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Table 5 Foot care interventions received

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

Foot care category Foot care interventions AFC (n = 287)a Number (%)
Devices Hospital shoes 73 (25.4)
Insoles 190 (66.2)
Padding 58 (20.2)
Toe protectors 11 (3.8)
Any devices 222 (76.4)
Non-pharmacological Advice 69 (24.0)
Foot exercises 42 (14.6)
Any non-pharmacological 93 (32.4)
Pharmacological Antibiotics for infection 24 (8.4)
Creams for infection 22 (7.7)
Steroid injection 40 (13.9)
Any pharmacological 74 (25.8)
Treatment cutaneous lesion Nail care 53 (18.5)
Treatment for corn/callus 62 (21.6)
Wound care 19 (6.7)
Any treatment cutaneous lesions 99 (34.5)
Other Foot surgery 72 (25.1)
  1. aMissing data 9 (3.1%) AFC group