Skip to main content

Table 2 List of themes and sub-themes

From: Nobody says to you “come back in six months and we’ll see how you’re doing”: a qualitative interview study exploring young adults’ experiences of sport-related knee injury

Themes Sub-themes
Perceptions of current care provision Everybody seems to have been treated differently
Nobody says to you “come back in six months and we’ll see how you’re doing”
Long-term impact of knee injury I am always going to be wary now
It was a whole lifestyle overhaul for me
Motivation to conserve knee health Do what you can, while you can
I just like having that something that I can say is mine
Opportunities for supplementary support It could be a diagnosis kind of thing
I wasn’t the only one having problems