Orthotic Conditions of the Foot?

Answer Orthotics are shoe inserts designed to support the feet due to impending conditions. They help align the foot and decrease foot stress and pressure points. Orthotics do not correct foot conditions,... Read More »

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Types of Orthotic Bracing for Foot & Ankle Problems?

An ankle-foot orthosis (AFO), or foot-drop brace, is used to control, or limit movement at the ankle joint in children and adults with muscle weakness. A common reason for an AFO use in adults is ... Read More »

Which Conditions Require Foot Orthotics?

Foot orthotics, or orthotic soles, are shoe inserts that work to restore the normal function of the foot. Foot orthotics work to realign the foot and the bones of the ankle to a neutral state, help... Read More »

How do I get rid of orthotic odor?

FabricRemove the orthotic device. Shake off any loose dirt over a trash bag. Wet the fabric parts with a spray bottle. Sprinkle baking soda over the wet area, and let it sit for 20 minutes. Use a w... Read More »

Which of the following terms best describe congential disorders choose 2 a Conditions that are present at birth b Non-infectious diseases c Conditions that can be hereditary or genetic d?