Comparing 3D foot scanning with conventional measurement methods

  title={Comparing 3D foot scanning with conventional measurement methods},
  author={Yu-Chi Lee and Gloria Lin and Mao-Jiun Wang},
  journal={Journal of Foot and Ankle Research},
BackgroundFoot dimension information on different user groups is important for footwear design and clinical applications. Foot dimension data collected using different measurement methods presents accuracy problems. This study compared the precision and accuracy of the 3D foot scanning method with conventional foot dimension measurement methods including the digital caliper, ink footprint and digital footprint.MethodsSix commonly used foot dimensions, i.e. foot length, ball of foot length… 

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