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Table 3 The breadth of the quality of evidence concerning foot health management categorised by theme of recommendations and AGREE II score of publication

From: Evidence for current recommendations concerning the management of foot health for people with chronic long-term conditions: a systematic review

Theme 1* 2* 3* 4* 5* 6* 7* /*
Core podiatry [A]    Low High, very low Moderate Moderate-very low Low-very low  
Foot ulcer care [B]    High-low High-very low High-very low High-very low High-very low High-very low
Foot health education [C]    Low High-very low   High-very low High-very low  
Preventative care or assessments [D]    Low High-very low High-very low High-very low High-very low  
Preventative care or advancements [E]     High-very low Moderate-low High-very low Moderate-very low  
Clinical interventions [F] Moderate-very low   Moderate-low High-very low High-low High-very low High-very low High
Podiatric surgery [G]    Low Moderate-very low High-very low    
Other [H]   
Pain medication [I]     Moderate   High, low-very low Very low  
Antibiotics [J]     Moderate-very low High-very low Moderate-low Very low Moderate-low
Orthopaedic surgery [K]      High-low Very low   
Antifungal medication [L]      Moderate Low   
Footwear assessments [M]     High-moderate   High-very low High-very low  
  1. * Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and Evaluation system