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Table 1 Descriptive statistics of the sample

From: Measurement properties and responsiveness of the EQ-5D-Y-5L compared to the EQ-5D-Y-3L in children and adolescents receiving acute orthopaedic care

Traumatic orthopaedic conditions N = 24
n %
Traumatic lower limb fracture 17 71
Traumatic amputation 4 17
Traumatic upper limb fracture 3 13
Congenital or acquired lower limb orthopaedic conditions N = 51
Femoral osteotomy (± de-rotation) 13 21
Blount’s correction 10 16
Other* 8 13
Correction of foot deformity 5 8
Osteitis/osteomyelitis 5 8
Tendon release/lengthening 4 7
Lower limb joint epiphysiodesis 3 5
Septic/psoriatic arthritis 3 5
  1. N = 83. *Other: Spinal surgery, arthrotomy, traction and Botox