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Table 2 Details of themes and subthemes comprising the coding framework

From: Perceptions of individuals living with spinal cord injury toward preference-based quality of life instruments: a qualitative exploration

Theme Description
− Subtheme  
Comprehensiveness Comments regarding the coverage of aspects/issues of quality of life that are appropriate for individuals living with spinal cord injury.
Content Positive and negative comments made by the participants with respect to the questionnaire content.
− Questions Positive and negative comments made by the participants with respect to the questions within the questionnaires.
− Options Positive and negative comments made by the participants with respect to the response options for questions within the questionnaires.
Features Positive and negative comments made by the participants with respect to the questionnaire format and layout.
General perception Immediate thoughts about the questionnaire. Stand-alone words and statements made by the participants about the questionnaires as a whole.
Wording Positive and negative comments made by the participants with respect to the wording (language/terminology) within the questionnaires.