Difference in postural control between patients with functional and mechanical ankle instability.

@article{Chen2014DifferenceIP,
  title={Difference in postural control between patients with functional and mechanical ankle instability.},
  author={Henry Shen-Li Chen and Hong-Yun Li and Jian Zhang and Ying-Hui Hua and Shiyi Chen},
  journal={Foot & ankle international},
  year={2014},
  volume={35 10},
  pages={1068-74}
}
BACKGROUND Lateral ankle sprain is one of the most common injuries. Since the structural and pathological differences in mechanical ankle instability (MAI) and functional ankle instability (FAI) may not be the same, it may be better to treat these as separate groups. The purpose of this study was to compare the difference in postural sway between MAI and FAI in patients with chronic ankle instability (CAI). METHODS Twenty-six patients with CAI and 14 healthy control participants were included… CONTINUE READING
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