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Research Archive


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Effect of Interpod and Custom Orthoses on Plantar Loading of the 1st Metatarsophalangeal Joint During Gait
M. Backhouse I C.J. Bowen I Alison Mitchel
School of Health Professions & Rehabilitation Services, University of Southampton. 2015.

Supporting' the Foot with Interpod Orthotics
Craig Payne

The response of the foot to prefabricated orthoses of different arch heights
Craig Payne I Matthew Oates I Alison Mitchel
Australasian Journal of Podiatric Medicine. 2001; Vol 36, No.1 : 7-12

Clinical Use and Fabrication of Molded Thermoplastic Foot Orthotic Devices: Suggestion from the Field
Gordon E Doxey
Journal of the American Physical Therapy Association August 2013

Computer Aided Design of Customised Foot Orthoses: Reproducibility and Effect of Scott Telfer, EngD l Kellie S. Gibson, BSc l Kym Hennessy, BAppSc l Martijn P. Steultjens, PhD l Jim Woodburn, PhD
2012 by the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine

Direct and In-direct Orthotic Management of Medical Compartment Osteoarthritis of the Knee
R.K. Jones l C.J. Nester l W.Y. Kimc l S. Tyson l P. Laxton l S. Jari l D.S. Johnson l J.D. Richards
Published posters / Gait & Posture 24S (2006) S98–S289

Effect of Textured Foot Orthotics on Static and Dynamic Postural Stability in Middle-Aged Females
Marjorie L. Wilson l Keith Rome l David Hodgson l Peter Ball
Gait & Posture 27 (2008) 36–42 © 2007 Elsevier B.V.

Finite Element Study into the Effect of Footwear Temperature on the Forces Transmitted to the Foot During Quasi-Static Compression Loading
M R Shariatmadari l R English l G Rothwell
© 2010 Published under licence by IOP Publishing Ltd

Manufacturing Methodology for Personalised Symptom-specific Sports Insoles 
P. Crabtree l V.G.Dhokia l S.T.Newman l M.P. Ansell
Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing 25 (2009) 972–979
© 2009 Elsevier Ltd

Peak and Average Pressure Correlations and their Ratio at Different Plantar Regions of the Foot
Roozbeh Naemi l Aoife Healy l Dave Dunning l Robert Leslie Ashford l Panagiotis Chatzistergos l Nachiappan Chockalingam
Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Pressure Relieving Properties of Various Shoe Inserts in Older People with Plantar Heel Pain
Daniel R. Bonanno l Karl B. Landorf l Hylton B. Menzell
Gait & Posture 33 (2011) 385–389
© 2010 Elsevier B.V.

The Application of TIME (Wound Preparation Principles) in the Management of a Cronic Heel Ulcer
Laurence C Foley Dip Ch. MSc. F.A.pod.A
Primary Intention, Vol. 12, No. 4, November 2004

The Effect of a Darco Post-operative Shoe on Posture, Balance, Forefoot Pressures and Muscle Activity
K. Thomason l J. Paton l K. Trimble l J.E. Metcalfe l J. Marsden
Derriford Hospital, University of Plymouth

Finite Element Study into the Effect of Footwear Temperature on the Forces Transmitted to the Foot During Quasi-Static Compression Loading
M R Shariatmadari l R English l G Rothwell
2010 Published under licence by IOP Publishing Ltd

Rapid clearance of sub-ungual onychomycosis by controlled micro penetration and topical terbinafine solution using the Clearanail® device
I. Bristow | M. Score

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Carbon Fibre and Fibre Lamination in Prosthetics and Orthotics: Some Basic Theory and Practical Advice for the Practitioner
B. L. Klasson
National Centre for Training and Education in Prosthetics and Orthotics, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
Prosthetics and Orthotics International, 1995, 19, 74-91

Effect of Heating on the Mechanical Properties of Insole Materials
James W. Brodsky l Jonathan Brajtbord l Scott C. Coleman l Sourendra Raut l Fabian E. Polo
Foot & Ankle International
Copyright © 2012 by the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

Effect of Poron & Plastazote Insoles on the Forefoot Plantar Pressures
K Rogers l SJ Otter l I Birch
Footwear Science July 2013

Effects of Temperature on the Material Characteristics of Midsole and Insole Footwear Foams Subject to Quasi-Static Compressive and Shear Force Loading
Mohammad Reza Shariatmadari l Russell English l Glynn Rothwell
James Parsons Building, School of Engineering, Technology and Maritime Operations, Liverpool John Moores University 
Materials and Design 37 (2012)
© 2011 Elsevier Ltd.

Impact of Soft and Hard Insole Density on Postural Stability in Older Adults
Marta Elena Losa Iglesias, PhD l Ricardo Becerro de Bengoa Vallejo, DPM, PhD
 Domingo Palacios Pe~na, PhD
Geriatric Nursing, Volume 33, Number 4
©2012 Mosby Inc

Plantar Pressures in Rheumatoid Arthritis Using Prefabricated Metatarsal Padding
Lorraine Jackson, BSc(Hons) l Jodi Binning, MSc l Julia Potter, PhD
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association • Vol 94 • No 3 • May/June 2004

The Effect of Temperature on the Rebound Characteristics of Material Combinations Commonly Used in Diabetic Insoles
Roozbeh Naemi l Peter Gerth l Philip Deeney l Aoife Healy l Nachiappan Chockalingam l Juliane Schulz 
School of Health Professions, University of Brighton
British Journal of Podiatry November 2006; 9(4): 111–114

The Physical Characteristics of Materials Used in the Manufacture of Orthoses for Patients with Diabetes
Joanne Paton l Ray B. Jones, Ph.D. l Elizabeth Stenhouse, Ph.D. l Graham Bruce
Foot & Ankle International
Copyright © 2007 by the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, Inc.

A Comparison of the Monofilament with Other Testing Modalities for Foot Ulcer Susceptibility
B. Miranda-Palma (a) l J.M. Sosenko (a) l J.H. Bowker (b) l M.S. Mizel (b) l A.J.M. Boulton (a)
(a) Division of Endocrinology, Department of Internal Medicine, Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, P.O. Box 016960 (D-110), Miami, FL 33101, USA
(b) Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Diabetes Research Institute, University of Miami School of Medicine, P.O. Box 016960 (D-110), Miami, FL 33101, USA
Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice 70 (2005) 8–12
© 2005 Elsevier Ireland Ltd.

A Pocket Sized Disposable Device for Testing the Integrity of Sensation in the Out-Patient Setting
F. L. Bowling (1) l C. A. Abbott (2) l W. E. Harris (3) l S. Atanasov (1) l R. A. Malik (2) l A. J. M. Boulton (1)
(1) Manchester Diabetes Centre, University of Manchester and Central Manchester Foundation Trust
(2) Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Core Technology Facility, University of Manchester and Central Manchester Foundation Trust
(3) Division of Biology and Ecology, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK
 © 2012 The Authors.
1550 Diabetic Medicine  © 2012 Diabetes UK

A Multi-Centre Study of the Prevalence of Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy in the United Kingdom Hospital Clinic Population
M. J. Young (1) l A.J.M. Boulton (1) l A. F. Macleod (2) l D. R. R. Williams (3) l P. H. S Onksen (2)
(1) University Department of Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester
(2) Department of Endocrinology and Chemical Pathology, St. Thomas' Hospital, London,
(3) Department of Community Medicine, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Diabetologia (1993) 36:150-154

An Evaluation of the Efficacy of Methods Used in Screening for Lower Limb Arterial Disease in Diabetes
Dean T. Williams, MD l Keith G. Harding, MD l Patricia Price, PHD
Diabetes Care, Volume 28, Number 9, September 2005

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Effect of a Forefoot Off-Loading Postoperative Shoe on Muscle Activity, Posture & Static Balance
Joanne S. Paton, PhD l Katherine Thomason, FRCS (T&Q) l Karl Trimble, FRCS l James E. Metcalfe, FRCS (Orth) l Jonathan Marsden, PhD
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association
January/February 2013, Vol 103,  No 1

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The effect of PORON® and Plastazote® insoles on forefoot plantar pressures
K Rogers, SJ Otter & I Birch
School of Health Professions, University of Brighton

Biomechanics and Choosing Footwear for the Diabetic Foot
Luigi Uccioli l Claudia Giacomozzi
The Diabetic Foot Journal Vol 12 No 4 2009

Comparison of a Neurothesiometer and Vibration in Measuring Vibration Perception Thresholds and Relationship to Nerve Conduction Studies
Vera Bril, MD, FRCPC l Jasna Kojic, MD l Mylan Ngo, RT l Kelly Clark, RN
Diabetes Care, Volume 20, Number 9, September 1997

Comparison of Shoe-Length Fit Between People With and Without Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy: A Case-Control Study
Alistair D McInnes l Farina Hashmi l Lisa J Farndon l Amanda Church l Maria Haley l Debora M Sanger l Wesley Vernon
Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 2012, 5:9

Differences in the Performance of Commercially Available 10g Monofilaments
Jodi Booth, BSC(HONS) l Matthew J. Young, MD 
Diabetes Care, Volume 23, Number 7, July 2000

Does a Diaped Duosoft Flow Ribbed Gel Insole Improve the Micro-Circulation of the Foot?
Serena Anthony
October 2013

Peripheral Vascular Disease in Diabetes Mellitus and it's Relation to Cardiovascular Risk Factors: Screening with the Doppler Ultrasonic Technique
Hans U. Janka l Eberhard Standl Hellmut Mehnert
Diabetes Care, Vol. 3 No. 2, March-April 1980
Foot Ankle Int 1998 19: 836

Pressure and the Diabetic Foot: Clinical Science and Offloading Techniques
Andrew J. M. Boulton, M.D., F.R.C.P.
The American Journal of Surgery 187 (Suppl to May 2004) 17S–24S

Preventative Footcare in People with Diabetes
Jennifer A. Mayfield, MD, MPH l Gayle E. Reiber, PHD, MPH l Lee. J Sanders, DPM  Dennis Janisse, l CPED l Leonard M. Pogach, MD
Diabetes Care, Volume 21, Number 12, December 1998

Wear and Biomechanical Characterisitics of a Novel Shear-Reducing Insole with Implications for High-Risk Persons with Diabetes
Lawrwence A. Lavery, D.P.M., M.P.H. l  Dan R. Lanctot, B.S. l George Constantinides, B.S. l
Ruben G. Zamorano, M.S.W., M.P.H. l  Kyriacos A. Athanasiou, Ph.D., P.E., l  C. Mauli Agrawal, Ph.D., P.E
Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics, Volume 7, Number 4, 2005
© Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.

Evaluation of Multi-Density Materials Used in Footwear for Patients with Diabetes
James G. Foto l James A. Birke
Foot Ankle Int 1998 19: 836

Gait Analysis of Diabetic Foot
Harcharan Singh Ranu
New York University Medical Center

How Should Peripheral Neuropathy be Assessed in People with Diabetes in Primary Care? A Population-Based Comparison of Four Measures
M. Rahman l S. J. Griffin l W. Rathmann l N. J. Wareham
© 2003 Diabetes UK. Diabetic Medicine, 20, 368-374

Orthotic Prescription Process for the Diabetic Foot
William Munro
The Diabetic Foot, Vol 8, No 2, 2005

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A Comparison of Electrosurgery and Sharp Debridement in the Treatment of Chronic Neurovascular, Neurofibrous and Hard Corns. A Pragmatic Randomised Controlled Trial
J.S. Bevans  G. Bosson
Department of Podiatry, Manchester Community Health, NHS Manchester, Mauldeth House, Mauldeth Road West, Chorlton, Manchester M21 7RL, UK
The Foot 20 (2010) 12–17

Dental Instrument Sterilisation 2013
Philip Ashcroft
Department of Health, 2W59 Quarry House, Quarry Hill, Leeds LS2 7UE
Decontamination: Health Technical Memorandum 01-05 – Decontamination in primary care dental practices (2013 edition) 84.

Evaluation of Clinical Tools and their Diagnostic Use in Distal Symmetric Polyneuropathy
Kaveh Pourhamidia* l Olov Rolandssona* l Lars B. Dahlinb** l Elisabet Englundc*** 
*Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Family Medicine, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden
**Department of Clinical Sciences, Hand Surgery, Skåne University Hospital, Lund University, Malmö, Sweden
***Department of Pathology, Division of Neuropathology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
© 2013 Primary Care Diabetes Europe. Published by Elsevier Ltd.

Human Nail Dust: Hazard to Chiropodists or Merely a Nuisance
M. Gatley
Consultant Occupational Physician, North Manchester Health Authority, UK
Occupational Medicine (1991) Vol. 41 /No. 3

MHRA Guidance on Water Quality for Small (Bench Top) Steam Sterilisers
Update sheet for DB 2002(06)
Patent for Nippers for Skin and Fingernails (1936)
United States Patent Office
Patented July 12, 1938

Patent for Nail Nippers (1974)
United States Patent Office
Patented October 29, 1974

Phenol Cauterisation for Ingrown Toenails
G. Ramsey l D. Caldwell
Departments of Surgery and Chiropody, Stobhill General Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland
Archives of Emergency Medicine, 1986, 3, 243-246

Standards for the Decontamination of Reusable Podiatry Instruments in Primary Care
The Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists - Chapter 8
March 2009

To Discover a Possible Route for Cross-Infection from Podiatric Drill Handpieces
J. Sherrard-Brisley l C. Robinson
Department of Podiatry, Leaf Hospital, Eastbourne, UK
 The Foot ( 1997) 7. l-6
1997 Pearson Professional Ltd

Toenail Care
Alison Musgrove (Advanced Podiatrist: Diabetes) l Tracey Warren (Practice Development Matron)
Guideline Toe Nail Care - January 2011
Matron’s Forum May 2011.

New Techniques for Wound Debridement
Brijesh M Madhok (1) l Kathryn Vowden (2,3) l Peter Vowden (1,4)
1 Department of Vascular Surgery, Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Bradford, UK
2 Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Bradford, UK
3 University of Bradford, Bradford, UK
4 Department of Wound Healing Research, University of Bradford, Bradford, UK
© 2013 The Authors
International Wound Journal © 2013 John Wiley & Sons Ltd and Medicalhelplines.com Inc

Assessment of Gait Characteristics and Orthotic Management in Children with Developmental Coordination Disorder: Preliminary Findings to inform Multidisciplinary Care
Stewart C. Morrison l Jill Ferrari l Sally Smillie
S.C. Morrison et al. / Research in Developmental Disabilities 34 (2013) 3197–3201
© 2013 Elsevier Ltd.

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Conservative Treatment of the Foot
Keith L. Wapner

Assessment of Gait Characteristics and Orthotic Management in Children with Developmental Coordination Disorder: Preliminary Findings to inform Multidisciplinary Care
Stewart C. Morrison l Jill Ferrari l Sally Smillie
S.C. Morrison et al. / Research in Developmental Disabilities 34 (2013) 3197–3201
© 2013 Elsevier Ltd.

Heel Pain: Diagnosis and Management
Keith Rome
Reader in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation, Teesside Centre for Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Teesside
Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists April 2005

Clinical Audit to Assess the use of Chairside 1st Phase Orthotic System in a Community Clinical Setting
M Cummings SRCh, Senior II Podiatrist l D Reid SRCh, Senior II Podiatrist
Norwich Primary Care Trust
Podiatry Now December 2004

Controlling Excessive Pronation: A Comparison of Casted and Non-Casted Orthoses
J. E Stell l J. G. Buckley*
Department of Podiatry, Lever Chambers Centre for Health, Bolton, UK
Biomechanics Research Group
Department of Exercise and Sport Science, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK
The Foot 1998

Cost comparison: Orthoses - An Audit In-House Manufacture from sheet materials Vs Pre-Fabricated Orthoses
Sarah Brocklesby MSc BSc, Lead Podiatrist Clinical Effectiveness l Chris Wooles BSc, Clinical Lead Podiatrist: Biomechanics
South Gloucestershire PCT Podiatry Department
Podiatry Now June 2009

Custom Made Total Contact Insoles and Pre-fabricated Functional Diabetic Insoles: A Case Report
Joanne Paton l Elizabeth Stenhouse l Ray Jones l Graham Bruce
The Diabetic Foot Journal Vol 10 No 3 2007

Effect of 5 degree Valgus and Varus Rearfoot Wedging on Peak Hallux Dorsiflexion During Gait
Catherine Smith, BSc (Hons) l Simon K. Spooner, PhD l John Alan Fletton, MSc Institute of Health Studies
University of Plymouth, Plymouth, England
Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association, Vol 94, No 6, November/December 2004

Effects of Different Profiles of Lateral Wedging on Knee Adduction Moments During the Loading Period of the Gait Cycle
Richard K Jones* l Christopher Nester* l Jim Richards**
*Centre for Rehabilitation and Human Performance Research, University of Salford, UK
**Allied Health Professions Unit, Faculty of Health, University of Central Lancashire, UK
ISB XXth Congress - ASB 29th Annual Meeting July 31 - August 5, Cleveland, Ohio

Kinematic effects of Heel Lift Use to Correct Lower Limb Length Differences
William D. Bandy MA, PT, ATC l Wayne E. Sinning PhD
The Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy
1986

Off the Shelf In-Shoe Heel Inserts: Does Cost Matter?
A K Ramanathan l M C John l G P Arnold l L A Cochrane l R J Abboud
Br J Sports Med 2008

Optokinetic Analysis of Gait Cycle During Walking with 1cm and 2cm High Heel Lifts
R. Valentini∗ l  B. Martinelli* l &nb