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Foot and ankle history and clinical examination: A guide to everyday practice

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics August 12, 2018

This review summarises the keys points in taking a full history and performing a systematic clinical examination for patients with foot and ankle problem.

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The Epidemiology of Marathon Running Injuries

The Epidemiology of Marathon Running Injuries

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics August 12, 2018

Gaining a better understanding of the epidemiology of common running injuries can help in the formulation of appropriate preventive strategies. Such strategies can minimise the incidences of injuries while helping the athlete achieve the most out of their performance.

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A comparison of running kinetics in children with and without genu varus: A cross sectional study

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics August 07, 2018

The aims of the present study were to examine differences in three dimensional ground reaction forces (GRF) during running at preferred speed in boys with genu varus compared to age-matched healthy controls.

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Plantar Fibromatosis

Plantar Fibromatosis

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics August 05, 2018

Plantar fibromatosis, also known as Ledderhose disease, refers to a benign fibrous proliferation that occurs in the plantar aponeurosis in the form of single or multiple nodules on the medial plantar surface of the foot.

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Foot Structure in Boys with Down Syndrome

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 29, 2018

The aim of this study was the analysis of selected features of the foot structure in boys with Down Syndrome (DS) versus their age- and gender-matched peers without the condition.

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Treating The Metatarsus Adductus Foot

Treating The Metatarsus Adductus Foot

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 29, 2018

There are several factors that need to be considered in the treatment of a metatarsus foot. Treatment is necessitated due to alterations in gait that can lead to psychomotor disruption and consequently, increased incidences of falls.

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Reversible Secondary Osteolysis in Diabetic Foot Infection

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 24, 2018

This study reviews the case of a 48-year-old village dweller with a 5-year history of type 2 diabetes mellitus who was referred for glycemic control before planned disarticulation of the distal phalanx of the right great toe for suspected osteomyelitis. 

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Lower Limb Injuries in Field Hockey

Lower Limb Injuries in Field Hockey

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 22, 2018

The rapid succession of movements and sudden changes in direction increases the predisposition of hockey players to injuries affecting the lower limbs. There are many other factors that can also contribute to the development of such injuries – playing position, playing surface, foot postural disparities etc.

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The Relationship Among Foot Posture, Core and Lower Extremity Muscle Function, and Postural Stability

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 15, 2018

The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship among core and lower extremity muscle function, foot posture, body mass index (BMI), and postural stability using foot-posture measures with moderate to high intra-tester and inter-tester reliability, and a postural-stability measure that considers both centre of pressure (COP) position and velocity.

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Sacral Stress Injuries

Sacral Stress Injuries

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 15, 2018

Sacral stress injuries refer to insufficiency fractures that occur due to repetitive stress in the sacrum, sacral alae and iliac wings. Conservative measures can be adopted following an early diagnosis. This can be in the form of physiotherapy and supportive devices for the foot for improved mobility.

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Neurodevelopment in Preschool Idiopathic Toe-walkers

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 10, 2018

This study was conducted to identify neurodevelopmental characteristics in a group of preschool toe-walkers, and comparing these to a control group of healthy individuals.

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Assessing Pressure Ulcers

Assessing Pressure Ulcers

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 08, 2018

Pressure in combination with shear can lead to the development of localised injury to the skin, also known as pressure ulcers. Understanding the aetiology of pressure ulcers can help in the adoption of an early podiatric care regimen to prevent serious consequences especially in diabetic patients.

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Effects of wearing functional foot orthotic on pelvic angle among college students in their 20s with flatfoot

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 01, 2018

This study examined the impact of wearing functional foot orthotics (FFOs) on the pelvic angle among young adults who have flat feet, using a VICON Motion System device.

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Syndactyly of the Foot

Syndactyly of the Foot

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics July 01, 2018

Unilateral or bilateral webbed toes are limb malformations that are commonly caused as a result of syndactyly of the foot. This is a congenital abnormality that can either be partial or complete, and symmetrical or asymmetrical.

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Consequences of Pediatric Obesity on the Foot and Ankle Complex

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics June 26, 2018

The purpose of this study was to determine whether anthropometric differences exist in the foot and ankle complex between obese and non-obese children.

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Hip Osteoarthritis

Hip Osteoarthritis: Causes and Treatment

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics June 24, 2018

A degenerative disease of the hip joint, osteoarthritis occurs when there is excessive load placed across the hip joint either due to the prevalence of developmental disorders or biomechanical disturbances.

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The Rare Lesser Metatarsal Bipartite Sesamoid

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics June 17, 2018

The authors presented a case of Bipartite lesser metatarsal sesamoids — more specifically, one at the fifth metatarsal.

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Lacrosse-related Musculoskeletal Injuries

Lacrosse-related Musculoskeletal Injuries

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics June 17, 2018

Lacrosse continues to witness an immense surge in popularity causing an expansion in participation rates over the years. Since the sport attracts players with varying levels of skill and experience, it is not surprising to find a change in injury patterns that makes it necessary for clinicians to keep themselves constantly updated.

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Isolated Cuboid-Lateral Cuneiform Coalition: A Rare Cause of Foot Pain

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics June 12, 2018

This study focused on the case of a patient, with a rare case of isolated cuboid-lateral cuneiform coalition, who presented severe foot pain and restricted movements.

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Calcaneal Apophysitis

Calcaneal Apophysitis

by MASS4D® Prescription Orthotics June 10, 2018

A common paediatric foot condition called Calcaneal apophysitis, or Sever’s disease, has a clinical presentation that includes posterior heel pain on medial and lateral compression with the prevalence of mild swelling in some cases.

 

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