Funding for this research was provided by:
The Swedish Research Council for Health, Working Life and Welfare
The The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency Minor Field Study programme
Medicinska Fakulteten, Lunds Universitet
Received: 23 February 2018
Accepted: 4 March 2019
First Online: 20 March 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The state of Karnataka in India had no ethics committee at the time of data collection. Ethical approval was therefore granted by the management of Mobility India, a non-governmental organization providing prosthetics and orthotics. Participants were also informed that they could withdraw from the study at any time during the interview and choose not to answer specific questions. Participants were also informed that the data would be handled confidentially<b>.</b> Information about the study was given to all participants and participation was based on written and oral informed consent.
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