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Table 2 Marker placement of a multi-segment foot model with a 15-marker set

From: Repeatability of a multi-segment foot model with a 15-marker set in healthy adults

Name of marker Position of marker
Knee Medial Along the flexion/extension axis of rotation at medial femoral condyle
Knee Lateral Along the flexion/extension axis of rotation at lateral femoral condyle
Shank Upper Upper apex of the Shank triangle at the lateral aspect of middle lower leg
Shank Front Lower front of the Shank triangle at the lateral aspect of middle lower leg
Shank Rear Lower rear of the Shank triangle at the lateral aspect of middle lower leg
Ankle Medial Apex of the medial malleolus
Ankle Lateral Apex of the lateral malleolus
Heel On the line bisecting posterior aspect of the heel at the height of the toe marker
Heel Distal On the line bisecting posterior aspect of the heel below Heel marker and just above the fat pad
Navicula The most prominent point of the navicula (navicular tuberosity)
Cuboid Just proximal and superior to the base of the 5th metatarsal bone
MTH1 Dorsal metatarsal head just proximal to the 1st metatarsophalangeal joint
Toe Dorsal web space just proximal between the 2nd and 3rd metatarsophalangeal joint
MTH5 Dorsal metatarsal head just proximal to the 5th metatarsophalangeal joint
Hallux In the middle of the hallux nail bed