Epidemiology of Shoe Wearing Patterns Over Time in Older Women: Associations With Foot Pain and Hallux Valgus

@inproceedings{Menz2016EpidemiologyOS,
  title={Epidemiology of Shoe Wearing Patterns Over Time in Older Women: Associations With Foot Pain and Hallux Valgus},
  author={Hylton B. Menz and E. Shyam P. Roddy and Michelle Marshall and Martin J Thomas and Trishna Rathod and George Peat and Peter R. Croft},
  booktitle={The journals of gerontology. Series A, Biological sciences and medical sciences},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Foot problems are prevalent in older women and are thought to be associated with footwear. This study examined women's shoe wearing patterns over time and evaluated associations between footwear characteristics and foot pain and hallux valgus. METHODS Women aged 50-89 years (n = 2,627) completed a survey that included drawings of four toe-box… CONTINUE READING