A guide to creating the most effective orthotics
In principle, the use of custom-made foot orthotics allows clinicians to provide a more accurate device to better treat patients, however this depends on the materials and methods used, as well as cost and manufacturing time. Staff shortages within O&P roles, as well as funding cuts, means that orthotists and workshop managers need to use the most cost and time effective materials and methods to best serve their patients.
The benefits of gait analysis in Parkinson’s disease management
Parkinson’s disease (PD) is the fastest growing neurodegenerative condition in the world, with two people in the UK being diagnosed with the condition every hour. Research by Parkinson’s UK estimates that by 2030, 172,000 people across the country will be living with PD, especially as the population grows and ages.Read more
April 06, 2023Views: 51
Maximising your marathon performance: the role of footcare
Get ready for the London Marathon with our top ten tips for marathon success! Running a marathon takes mental and physical strength, but with our advice on positive self-talk, footware, strength training, and refueling, you'll be on your way to the finish line in no time.
January 26, 2023Views: 191
New 2023 Shockwave & Laser Combination Therapy Education Dates announced. Don't miss out!Are you up to date with the latest combination treatment protocols from the most powerful shockwave and laser systems on the market? New Training Dates announced. Don't miss out!
January 05, 2023Views: 126
Foot and Ankle 2023The Foot & Ankle Show is dedicated to the education of healthcare professionals and personnel that are currently working or studying within the foot and ankle health industry. A heady mix of CPD, trade exhibitors and next-level networking opportunities make this the event you must attend.