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Table 3 Responsiveness of the outcome measure subscales

From: Comparison of the responsiveness of the Foot Health Status Questionnaire and the Manchester Foot Pain and Disability Index in older people

  Pairedt-test Cohen'sd SRM GI
  t p Value Interpretation Value Interpretation Value Interpretation
FHSQ         
Pain 3.83 <0.001 0.63 Medium 0.50 Medium 1.70 Huge
Function 2.01 0.050 0.37 Small 0.26 Small 1.22 Very large
Footwear 0.89 0.378 0.09 Negligible 0.12 Negligible 0.21 Small
General foot health 2.06 0.044 0.29 Small 0.27 Small 0.68 Medium
MFPDI         
Pain 1.61 0.114 0.26 Small 0.21 Small 0.51 Medium
Functional limitation 2.62 0.011 0.46 Medium 0.34 Small 0.41 Medium
Concern about appearance 0.61 0.542 0.09 Negligible 0.08 Negligible 0.06 Negligible
  1. FHSQ: Foot Health Status Questionnaire, MFPDI: Manchester Foot Pain and Disability Index, SRM: standardised response mean, GI: Guyatt index.