Models of Foot Function

Models of Foot Function

Explore different models of foot function with podiatrist Kevin Bruce


This course will review the different models of foot function, clinically relevant tests for the ankle foot complex and the aims of management. It will not teach practical skills or lead to any clinical qualification


Research has provided many theories regarding how the ankle foot complex are functioning in weight bearing and non weight bearing activities. Some of these theories are outdated and others are in need for further investigations. When assessing a patient it is important to consider why and what you are testing and the clinical significance of these tests.


  • Video presentation
  • Reading activity
  • Quiz