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Understanding your feet with the Imprints system

8th November 2019

Well fitting footwear Well fitting footwear is not only crucial to facilitating comfort but plays an essential role in the treatment and management of existing foot problems. In many instances an improper fit is the sole cause and / or aggravator of foot problems. A study facilitated by Buldt and Menz found between 63 and … Continue reading “Understanding your feet with the Imprints system”

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How are custom foot orthotics manufactured?

19th February 2019

How are custom, functional orthotics currently manufactured? To inform the custom-fabricated orthotics manufacturing process, podiatrists often begin by collating information on the patient’s leg, feet, shoes and current lifestyle. Thereafter, the podiatrist initiates the conventional orthotics manufacturing process by taking non/semi-weight bearing casts of the patient’s feet. To do so, wet plaster strips are wrapped … Continue reading “How are custom foot orthotics manufactured?”

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3D printed orthotics – Imprints.

10th October 2018

Imprints are 3D printed custom orthotics designed to prevent diabetic foot ulceration. They do this by reducing the peak foot pressures that can cause foot ulcers to develop. The fully integrated solution comprises a

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