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Table 3 Patient demographics and primary diagnoses (n = 69)

From: Inter-professional agreement and collaboration between extended scope physiotherapists and orthopaedic surgeons in an orthopaedic outpatient shoulder clinic – a mixed methods study

  Number (%)
- unless otherwise stated
Gender
 Male 38 (55)
 Female 31 (45)
Age, years
 Median [range] 54 [47–64]
Employment status (n = 63)
 Employed 31 (49)
 Unemployed 3 (5)
 Sick leave 7 (11)
 Retired 22 (35)
Primary diagnoses
 Subacromial impingement 23 (33)
 Rotator cuff lesion 11 (16)
 Glenohumeral instability 1 (1)
 Glenohumeral osteoarthritis 1 (1)
 Adhesive capsulitis 12 (17)
 Scapula instability 6 (9)
 Fracture sequelae 0
 Acromioclavicular joint disorder 13 (19)
 Non-shoulder related diagnosis 2 (3)