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  1. A new tool (OpenGo, Moticon GmbH) was introduced to continuously measure kinetic and temporospatial gait parameters independently through an insole over up to 4 weeks. The goal of this study was to investigate...

    Authors: Benedikt Johannes Braun, Nils Thomas Veith, Rebecca Hell, Stefan Döbele, Michael Roland, Mika Rollmann, Jörg Holstein and Tim Pohlemann

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:54

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  2. Adults with end-stage renal disease treated with dialysis experience a high burden of foot ulceration and lower extremity amputation. However, the risk factors for foot ulceration in the dialysis population ar...

    Authors: Michelle R. Kaminski, Anita Raspovic, Lawrence P. McMahon, Bircan Erbas and Karl B. Landorf

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:53

    Content type: Study protocol

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  3. India has a diabetes population that is growing and alongside this, the incidence of limb threatening foot problems is increasing. Foot health care provision does not yet meet this demand. In one locality in I...

    Authors: Michael Harrison-Blount, Michelle Cullen, Christopher J. Nester and Anita E. Williams

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:52

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  4. Foot orthoses are frequently used for the prevention of lower limb overuse injuries but evidence for their effectiveness is limited. The primary aim of this study is to determine if prefabricated foot orthoses...

    Authors: Daniel R. Bonanno, George S. Murley, Shannon E. Munteanu, Karl B. Landorf and Hylton B. Menz

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:51

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  5. The Juvenile Arthritis Foot Disability Index (JAFI) and the Oxford Ankle Foot Questionnaire for Children (OxAFQ-C) are two region-specific paediatric outcome tools that measure the impact on well-being in chil...

    Authors: Jill Ferrari

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:50

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  6. Stress occurring at the feet while wearing footwear is often determined using pressure measurement systems. However, other forms of stress, such as bending, torsional and shear loadings, cannot be detected in ...

    Authors: Thomas Stief and Klaus Peikenkamp

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:49

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  7. The purpose of this study was to investigate the intra-rater reliability of a new method in combination with the Nintendo Wii Balance Board (NWBB) to measure the strength of hallux flexor muscle.

    Authors: June Quek, Julia Treleaven, Sandra G. Brauer, Shaun O’Leary and Ross A. Clark

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:48

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  8. Footwear interventions are often prescribed to assist with the management of lower limb pain, injury and disease. Commercially available shoe insoles and orthoses are increasingly incorporating novel design fe...

    Authors: Anna L. Hatton, François Hug, Brooke C. M. Brown, Leon P. Green, Jacob R. Hughes, Jarrad King, Emma J. Orgar, Kate Surman and Bill Vicenzino

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:47

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  9. Several studies have found positive correlation between flatfeet and increased body mass in children. One study, utilizing a differing method of foot posture assessment, found the inverse. The purpose of this ...

    Authors: Angela Margaret Evans and Leila Karimi

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:46

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  10. To characterize the histological changes within the posterior calcaneal cartilage in patients with insertional Achilles tendinopathy (IAT) and test the relationships between severity of the histological change...

    Authors: Ezequiel Palmanovich, Yael Oshri, Yaron S. Brin, Evgeny Edelshtein, Meir Nyska and Iftach Hetsroni

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:44

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  11. While minimalist running shoes may have an influence on running biomechanics and on the incidence of overuse injuries, the term "minimalist" is currently used without standardisation. The objectives of this st...

    Authors: Jean-Francois Esculier, Blaise Dubois, Clermont E. Dionne, Jean Leblond and Jean-Sébastien Roy

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:42

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  12. This study aimed to identify patient-reported outcomes and clinician-assessed characteristics of the first metatarsophalangeal joint (1MTPJ) in people with gout and with asymptomatic hyperuricaemia by comparin...

    Authors: Sarah Stewart, Nicola Dalbeth, Alain C. Vandal and Keith Rome

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:41

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  13. Plantar heel pain is a common foot disorder aggravated by weight-bearing activity. Despite considerable focus on therapeutic interventions such as orthoses, there has been limited investigation of footwear-rel...

    Authors: Justin Sullivan, Evangelos Pappas, Roger Adams, Jack Crosbie and Joshua Burns

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:40

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  14. Little is currently known of the pathophysiological mechanisms triggering Charcot arthropathy and regulating its recovery although foot trauma has been proposed as a major initiating factor by activation of pr...

    Authors: Agnetha Folestad, Martin Ålund, Susanne Asteberg, Jesper Fowelin, Ylva Aurell, Jan Göthlin and Jean Cassuto

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:39

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  15. The prevalence of foot ulcers in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has been reported at almost 10 %. These foot ulcers often occur at multiple sites and are reoccurring, with the potential risk of infect...

    Authors: Pauline Fitzgerald, Heidi J. Siddle, Michael R. Backhouse and E. Andrea Nelson

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:38

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  16. Symptoms associated with pes planovalgus or flatfeet occur frequently, even though some people with a flatfoot deformity remain asymptomatic. Pes planovalgus is proposed to be associated with foot/ankle pain a...

    Authors: Angela Blasimann, Patric Eichelberger, Yvonne Brülhart, Isam El-Masri, Gerhard Flückiger, Lars Frauchiger, Martin Huber, Martin Weber, Fabian G. Krause and Heiner Baur

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:37

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  17. Plantar foot skin exhibits unique biophysical properties that are distinct from skin on other areas of the body. This paper characterises, using non-invasive methods, the biophysical properties of foot skin in...

    Authors: Farina Hashmi, Christopher Nester, Ciaran Wright, Veronica Newton and Sharon Lam

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:35

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  18. There are several risk classification systems developed to facilitate diabetic foot assessments and prioritise diabetes patients for foot prevention services according to risk factors. Utilisation of both The ...

    Authors: Lauren Blatchford, Pam Morey and Ruth McConigley

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:34

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  19. Diabetic foot ulcers have a devastating impact on an individual’s health-related quality of life and functional status. Additionally, diabetic foot ulcers impose a significant economic burden on our health car...

    Authors: Sarah M. Dallimore and Michelle R. Kaminski

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:33

    Content type: Review

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  20. Syndesmotic injury may be difficult to diagnose, and radiological evaluation is very important. The purpose of this study was to offer a series of reliable and repeatable normal tibiofibular syndesmosis parame...

    Authors: Yanxi Chen, Minfei Qiang, Kun Zhang, Haobo Li and Hao Dai

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:32

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  21. Foot problems are common in people with gout yet the prevalence of current foot problems in people with gout and the burden they present to healthcare systems is not known. This cross-sectional study aimed to ...

    Authors: Edward Roddy, Sara Muller, Keith Rome, Priyanka Chandratre, Samantha L. Hider, Jane Richardson, Milisa Blagojevic-Bucknall and Christian D. Mallen

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:31

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  22. Adequate sagittal plane motion of the first metatarsalphalangeal joint (1st MTPJ) is important during normal gait and goniometric measurement is commonly used as a diagnostic and outcome assessment tool. We ai...

    Authors: Simon J. Otter, Brunilda Agalliu, Nicola Baer, Georgie Hales, Katrina Harvey, Keeley James, Richard Keating, Warren McConnell, Rachel Nelson, Saddaf Qureshi, Steven Ryan, Abigail St. John, Heather Waddington, Katie Warren and Duane Wong

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:30

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  23. Hyperkeratosis of foot skin is a common skin problem affecting people of different ages. The clinical presentation of this condition can range from dry flaky skin, which can lead to fissures, to hard callused ...

    Authors: Farina Hashmi, Ciaran Wright, Christopher Nester and Sharon Lam

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:28

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  24. The analysis of internet search traffic may present the opportunity to gain insights into general trends and patterns in information seeking behaviour related to medical conditions at a population level. For p...

    Authors: Scott Telfer and James Woodburn

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:27

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  25. It is important to evaluate dynamic changes in the joint space width of the ankle mortise in detail in order to better understand the pathology of foot and ankle disorders. However, there are few reports on ch...

    Authors: Kan Imai, Kazuya Ikoma, Masamitsu Kido, Masahiro Maki, Hiroyoshi Fujiwara, Yuji Arai, Ryo Oda, Daisaku Tokunaga, Nozomu Inoue and Toshikazu Kubo

    Citation: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2015 8:26

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