TableĀ 4

Characteristics and quality assessment of included qualitative study

Article #Author (Year)MethodsIntervention/ContextParticipantsFindingsStudy quality
31Carter et al (2014)Participant observation, focus groups and interviews. Thematic analysisChildren's wheelchair sports club EnglandTotal=63;
37 children including wheelchair users (age not specified), 14 stakeholders, 10 parents, two older siblings
One unifying theme (realising potential) and four main themes: invisibility of disability; ambivalence and attraction of the chair; fun and fellowship; and thrills and skills. The Sports club created opportunities for meaningful participation in wheelchair sports for children with and without disabilities.No major concerns about methodological limitations