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Table 3 Results of cohort of children followed up who completed > 2 years bracing (n = 38)

From: A comparison of outcome measures used to report clubfoot treatment with the Ponseti method: results from a cohort in Harare, Zimbabwe

Outcome measure Poor < 49 N (%) Fair: 50–69 N (%) Good: 70–84 N (%) V Good:85–100 N (%)
Royea 1 (3%) 1 (3%) 10 (28%) 24 (66%)
Total Royea 2 (6%) 34 (94%)
Bangla 3 (8%) 10 (26%) 9 (24%) 16 (42%)
Total Bangla 13 (34%) 25 (66%)
ACT score 1 (3%) 5 (13%) 9 (24%) 23 (60%)
Total ACT score 6 (16%) 32 (84%)
  cannot achieve plantigrade Achieved plantigrade or better
Plantigrade 1 (3%) 37 (97%)
Any form of relapse Yes No
16 (42%) 22 (58%)
Requires referral for further intervention Yes No
5 (13%) 33 (87%)
  1. adata missing from 2 children