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Biomechanics


  1. Just what is functional hallux limitus? This has been occupying my mind too much since I posted this and recorded the Clinical Biomechanics Boot Camp video on functional hallux limitus.

    I think we all agree on the definition of what functional hallux limitus...
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  2. Short Foot Exercise

    Is the short foot exercise a panacea for all that ails the foot?

    Is the short foot exercise a panacea for all that ails the foot?
    If you believed some of the propaganda and rhetoric, then the short foot exercise (or its variants) are a panacea for all that does ails the foot, especially a lower medial longitudinal arch. Firstly, not one outcome study has been done, so we have no idea. Secondly, anyone recommending a 'one-size-fits-all' approach to anything is ...well, you know what I want to say.

    What is the Short Foot...
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  3. The abductory twist is a common observation seen during a gait analysis and I have blogged about this here.

    We have had several thread here at Podiatry Arena on it:
    Abductory Twist
    Biomechanics of abductory twist...
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  4. Supination Resistance

    About the clinical test for supination resistance

    Supination resistance is a concept that I have been championing for a very long time. This blog post was probably the most comprehensive piece that I have written on it. There is not a lot of point in re-litigating all those issues again here, so I recommend you read it.

    The supination resistance test is not new. Kevin...
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