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Development of prosthetic feet for high-heeled shoes

Prosthetic legs and high heels

Wearing high heels (HH) with a prosthetic leg requires plantar flexion, the same as for a natural foot. However, the alignment of the whole limb is altered and the walking pattern therefore affected. Current prosthetic feet avaialable for different HH focus on dorsiflexion oreientation without adjusting insoles.

 
 

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