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Table 2 Use of mobility-supporting devices (N = 109)

From: Experienced complaints, activity limitations and loss of motor capacities in patients with pure hereditary spastic paraplegia: a web-based survey in the Netherlands

  n (%)
Type of device Indoors Outdoors
Orthoses 32 (29%) 44 (40%)
Ankle-foot orthosis 13 (12%) 19 (17%)
Orthopedic footwear 28 (26%) 34 (31%)
Walking aids 38 (35%) 50 (46%)
Walker 26 (24%) 30 (28%)
Cane/Crutch 28 (26%) 41 (38%)
Wheelchairs 23 (21%) 50 (46%)
Wheelchair 22 (20%) 43 (39%)
Electric wheelchair 7 (6%) 29 (27%)
Other 11 (10%) 10 (9%)
None 44 (40%) 23 (21%)