Models of Foot Function

Models of Foot Function

Explore different models of foot function with podiatrist Kevin Bruce
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Introduction

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 Some of these theories are outdated and others are in need for further investigations.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. This course will review the different models of foot function, clinically relevant tests for the ankle foot complex and the aims of management.

Aims

The aim of the course is to introduce the different models of foot function and the clinical significance when prescribing or referring for foot orthotics.

Outline

The course content is split into the following sections:

  1. Video presentation
  2. Reading activity
  3. Quiz

Target audience

This course is aimed at Physiotherapy and Physical Therapy professionals, clinicians and students.