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Table 3 Foot alterations associated with disability and disease activity risk.

From: The impact of rheumatoid foot on disability in Colombian patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Foot Deformities and Alterations Disease Activity (DAS28 > 3.2) Disability (HAQ II – III)
  AOR 95%CI P AOR 95%CI p
Hallux Valgus 2.7 (1–7) 0.018 NS NS NS
Positive Squeeze test NS NS NS 6.3 (1.3 – 31) 0,023
Forefoot movement pain 14.4 (1.6 – 133.2) 0,000 16.6 (4 – 69.3) 0,000
Subtalar movement pain 7.2 (1.6 – 34) 0,012 5.5 (1.5 – 20.5) 0,011
Tibiotalar movement pain 7.9 (1.7 – 37) 0.009 4.7 (1.3 – 17.4) 0.019
Plantarflexion restriction (Tibiotalar) 14 (1.7 – 116.1) 0.014 4.5 (1.2 – 17.1) 0.025
Dorsiflexion restriction (Tibiotalar) 4.7 (1.6 – 14.7) 0.008 NS NS NS
  1. AOR: Adjusted odds ratio by age, gender and duration of disease; CI: confidence interval; DAS 28: Disease Activity Score 28; HAQ: Health assessment questionnaire