Computerized Baropodometry In Obese Patients

@article{Fabris2006ComputerizedBI,
  title={Computerized Baropodometry In Obese Patients},
  author={Sonia Maria Fabris and Ant{\^o}nio Carlos Valezi and Shirley Aparecida Fabris de Souza and Joel Faintuch and Ivan Cecconello and Mauro Pedroni Junior},
  journal={Obesity Surgery},
  year={2006},
  volume={16},
  pages={1574-1578}
}
Background: Few studies have investigated the influence of obesity on the structural and functional performance of the feet, and its potential implications for the musculoskeletal system. Computerized baropodometric analysis (CPA) is a new investigation for the center of pressure, plantar surface area and plantar pressure while standing on the platform of a specialized apparatus. CPA is relevant to gait and posture, and may be important as well for postoperative musculoskeletal disorders. We… CONTINUE READING
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