Table 1

Participant self-reported characteristics at service Entry (n=40)

CharacteristicSummary
Age, years
 Mean (SD)63 (10.4)
 Range33–83
Female sex, n (%)27 (67.5)
Ethnicity, n (%)
 White British39 (97.5)
 Other1 (2.5)
Marital status, n (%)
 Married31 (77.5)
 Widowed4 (10)
 Single3 (7.5)
 Cohabiting2 (5)
Employment status, n (%)
 Full-time9 (22.5)
 Part-time6 (15)
 Self-employed4 (10)
 Retired16 (40)
 Unemployed4 (10)
 Voluntary work1 (2.5)
Arthroplasty, n (%)
 Hip20 (50)
 Knee20 (50)
Comorbidity, n (%)
 Hypertension13 (32.5)
 Angina1 (2.5)
 Heart failure1 (2.5)
 Arrhythmia4 (10)
 Cardiomyopathy2 (5)
 PVD1 (2.5)
 Asthma2 (5)
 Sleep apnoea1 (2.5)
 Diabetes2 (5)
 OA29 (72.5)
 Inflammatory arthritis6 (15)
 Hearing impairment7 (17.5)
 Visual impairment8 (20)
 Memory impairment2 (5)
 Cancer6 (15)
 Anxiety5 (12.5)
 Depression7 (17.5)
  • OA, osteoarthritis; PVD, peripheral vascular disease.