Comparison of walking energy cost between an anterior and a posterior ankle-foot orthosis in people with foot drop.

@article{Menotti2014ComparisonOW,
  title={Comparison of walking energy cost between an anterior and a posterior ankle-foot orthosis in people with foot drop.},
  author={F. Menotti and Luca Laudani and Antonello Damiani and Paola Orlando and Andrea Macaluso},
  journal={Journal of rehabilitation medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={46 8},
  pages={768-72}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare walking energy cost between an anterior and a posterior ankle-foot orthosis in people with foot drop. DESIGN Within-group comparisons. PARTICIPANTS Twenty-three adults (14 women, 9 men; mean age 56.8 years (standard deviation 15.4)) with foot drop. METHODS PARTICIPANTS were asked to walk for 5 min at their self-selected walking speed under 3 conditions: (i) with shoes only; (ii) with a posterior ankle-foot orthosis; (iii) with an anterior ankle-foot orthosis. Spatio… CONTINUE READING
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