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Table 2 Themes identified across the six domains in the semi-structured interview

From: Cross sectional, qualitative thematic analysis of patient perspectives of disease impact in juvenile idiopathic arthritis-associated uveitis

THEME Frequency (n = 17 interviews)
DOMAIN 1: Impact of treatment
 Negative emotional reactions to treatment 10
 Missing school for treatment 7
 Anxiety about improvement 5
 Avoidance 5
 Side Effects 5
 Anticipatory nausea 4
 Painful Injections 4
 Difficulty swallowing tablets 3
DOMAIN 2: Complications
 Cataract removal 6
 Poor vision/blurring 6
 Glaucoma surgery 3
DOMAIN 3: Impact on School
 Difficulties reading information 9
 Upset at missing lessons 8
 Teachers forgetting 7
 Anxiety about catching up with missed work 5
 Difficulties seeing the ball in PE 4
 Upset at missing friends/activities at school 4
DOMAIN 4: Impact outside school
 Needing adaptations in order to participate 5
 Not able to see bus numbers readily 4
DOMAIN 5: Social Factors
 Being excluded 8
 Not chosen as team member 6
 Bullying 4
 Self-exclusion 2
DOMAIN 6: Emotional Reactions
 Distress/sadness about illness 11
 Fear 9
 Anger 8
 Worry about deterioration 7
 Worry about going blind 7
 Worry about the future/careers 6
 Why me? 2