Implication of obesity on motion, posture and internal stress of the foot: An experimental and finite element analysis
posted by Research Admin on 7 November 2018
Year of Publication
Computer Methods in Biomechanics and Biomedical Engineering [Epub ahead of print]
Journal article (peer reviewed)
In this study, the authors analysed changes in feet due to obesity. The study shows "some changes in foot posture and gait where obese subjects were more likely to have pronated feet, smaller joint angles in the sagittal and frontal planes, smaller cadence, and smaller stride length."
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