The Diabetic Foot and Partial Foot Amputation – Footwear, Shoes, and Orthoses such as Ankle Foot Orthoses

Dennis and Erick Janisse recently wrote a thorough piece on footwear for the diabetic foot or the foot with partial amputation. The article is entitled: “Shoes, Orthoses, and Prostheses for Partial Foot Amputation and Diabetic Foot Infection.” The article covers a number of critical topics:

  • Proper Shoe Selection and Fit
  • Shear and Plantar Pressure
  • Shoe Modifications (such as rocker soles)
  • Foot Orthoses
  • Partial Foot Prostheses
  • Ankle Foot Orthoses
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