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Table 1 Consumer and carer respondent characteristics

From: Understanding consumer and clinician preferences and decision making for rehabilitation following arthroplasty in the private sector

Demographic Consumers n = 38 Carers n = 19
Age (years), mean (sd) 66 (11) 63 (12)
Female, n (%) 25 (67) 11 (58)
Employed, n (%) 11 (29) 5 (26)
Oxford Score pre surgery, mean (sd) 23 (9) -
EQ5Da VASb pre surgery, mean (sd) 67 (17) -
Knee surgery, n (%) 21 (55) -
Unilateral surgery, n (%) 34 (89) -
Previous arthroplasty, n (%) 7 (18) -
Acute hospital length of stay (days), mean (sd) 6.2 (1.4) -
Attended inpatient rehabilitation, n (%) 20 (53) -
  1. aEQ5D: EuroQol five dimensions questionnaire
  2. bVAS: Visual Analogue Scale