Text and Data Mining valid from 2020-01-23
Received: 11 September 2019
Accepted: 20 January 2020
First Online: 23 January 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: All procedures performed in this work were in accordance with the ethical standards of the School of Health Sciences Research Ethics Panel (University of Brighton). Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.
: All participants signed an informed consent form to participate in the study. The project information contained information about the intention to publish the work.
: CN is a Director and owns equity in a company (Salfordinsole healthcare Ltd) that manufacturers foot orthoses for adults. The company had no association with the work, no part in the development of this survey nor writing of this paper. No product from any company was mentioned in the survey and all questions were independent of a specific company product. SM is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Foot and Ankle Research. It is journal policy that editors are removed from the peer review and editorial decision-making process for the papers that they have co-authored. All other authors declare no conflict of interest.