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Table 2 Health professional uitlization by 650 patients with SSc

From: Room for improvement in non-pharmacological systemic sclerosis care? — a cross-sectional online survey of 650 patients

 Contacted in last 12 month
N (%)
Contacted since onset SSc
N(%)
Health professionals (all)312 (41.1)469 (76.3)
Physio therapist260 (40.0)367 (56.5)
Occupational therapist58 (8.9)155 (23.9)
Podiatrist60 (9.2)103 (15.9)
Hand therapist18 (2.8)58 (8.9)
Exercise therapist17 (2.6)28 (4.3)
Dietitian51 (7.9)108 (16.6)
Dental hygienist74 (11.4)95 (14.6)
Speech therapist6 (0.9)22 (3.4)
Psychologist42 (6.5)80 (12.3)
Social worker15 (2.3)64 (9.9)