ORTHOSES REACTION FORCE GUIDE / OFFLOADING PADS AND CUSHIONS

Rearfoot: Medial Oblique Extrinsic Rearfoot Post

Function:
A medial oblique posting is an extrinsic rearfoot post is that is elongated approximately ½” (12.7mm) on the medial column distal to the calcaneus relative to the lateral. This is used to help bring the heel of the foot into varus and prevent depression in the region of the talus head. This enhances ground reaction force to control pronation.

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ORTHOSES REACTION FORCE GUIDE / OFFLOADING PADS AND CUSHIONS

Rearfoot: Medial Oblique Extrinsic Rearfoot Post

Function:
A medial oblique posting is an extrinsic rearfoot post is that is elongated approximately ½” (12.7mm) on the medial column distal to the calcaneus relative to the lateral. This is used to help bring the heel of the foot into varus and prevent depression in the region of the talus head. This enhances ground reaction force to control pronation.

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ORTHOSES REACTION FORCE GUIDE / OFFLOADING PADS AND CUSHIONS

Rearfoot: Medial Oblique Extrinsic Rearfoot Post

Function:
A medial oblique posting is an extrinsic rearfoot post is that is elongated approximately ½” (12.7mm) on the medial column distal to the calcaneus relative to the lateral. This is used to help bring the heel of the foot into varus and prevent depression in the region of the talus head. This enhances ground reaction force to control pronation.

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