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Prevalence of flat foot among 18 -25 years old physiotherapy students: cross sectional study

  title={Prevalence of flat foot among 18 -25 years old physiotherapy students: cross sectional study},
  author={Deepak B. Anap and A. Diwate and Tejashree V Bhoir},
Background: Pes-planus (’flat foot’) is one of the most common conditions observed in adult health practice. The objective of our study wasto find out prevalence of flat foot in a population of 18 to 25 year old physiotherapy students and to find out correlation of BMI with arch index Methodology: A cross sectional study was conducted with sample of 80 physiotherapy students fitting in inclusion criteria. Different outcome of the study that is navicular drop test, arch index, foot posture index… 

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