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Orthoses of the foot and leg 

Orthoses of the foot and leg
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Orthoses of the foot and leg
Author(s):

Jo Mitchell

and Paul H. Cooke

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550647.003.009004
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date: 13 December 2019

Orthoses may be corrective or accommodative

Orthoses are described according to their anatomical application

A knowledge of material properties, anatomy, and function is essential to prescribe

Patients will only tolerate effective orthoses.

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