Neurobionplus
Home About Journal AHEAD OF PRINT Current Issue Back Issues Instructions Submission Search Subscribe Blog    
Login 

Users Online: 688 
Print this page  Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size 
Year : 1980  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 179-183

Weight Distribution On Human Foot-Studies On Normal And Flat Feet



Correspondence Address:
D. L Venkateswara Rao


Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

The aim of this paper is to study the distribution of body weight through the normal foot and the flat foot. A study of the distribution of body weight on the sole of the foot has been reported by several authors (Elftman 1934, Holden and Muncey 1953, Morton 1964, Bauman and Brand 1963, Bauman et al. 1963, Drabble and Hutton 1972, Lereium and Hanssen 1973, Venkatappaiah and Ramanathan 1974, Arcan and Brull 1976, Scranton and McMaster 1976, Beirlein 1977, Ghosh et al. 1979, Cavanagh and Michiyoshi 1980). Quite a few of them attempted to compare the weight distribution under normal foot with that of the feet of persons afflicted with leprosy, polio, foot drop and those with amputated feet. In the present study an attempt has been made to compare the static weight distribution in normal foot with that in flat foot.


[PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1021    
    Printed45    
    Emailed2    
    PDF Downloaded47    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal