Pathomechanics and the application of gait analysis in rheumatoid arthritis

  • Published 2009

Abstract

Gait analysis is the study of human walking. The walking pattern of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) has been described as one that is slow and modified to lessen pain, and features changes to the pattern and range of joint motion, altered muscle activity and stress distribution to the plantar region. As clinicians, we get the opportunity to observe… (More)

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@inproceedings{2009PathomechanicsAT, title={Pathomechanics and the application of gait analysis in rheumatoid arthritis}, author={}, year={2009} }