Table 2

Background of clinician respondents

Occupation/backgroundN
Hand surgeon—orthopaedic background42
Hand surgeon—plastic surgery background15
Hand therapy—occupational therapy background18
Hand therapy—physiotherapy background10
Occupational therapist6
Physiotherapist10
Nurse3
Orthopaedic surgeon5
Plastic surgeon5
Other doctor operating on hand or wrist conditions1
Other doctor treating patients with hand problems19
Other13
Prefer not to say5
Total152