Re: flat feet

Unfortunately, this is not likely to occur. The "arch" is composed of many things, bones, ligament, tendons etc. In order for a patient with CP to walk better, sometimes braces (AFO's) are used to support the lower extremities.

Posted By Vivian Abrams DPM on June 07, 2004 at 21:11:52:

In Reply to: flat feet posted by candy figaro on June 07, 2004 at 11:49:39:

A silicone insert on the back of the Achillotrain leaves tendon pressure-free and provides intermittent compression for the reduction of swelling and edema.

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