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The transverse arch of the foot -Venkadesan et al

Discussion in 'Podiatry Arena' started by Admin, Mar 1, 2020.

  1. Admin

    Admin Administrator Staff Member

    This thread is about a recent paper published in Nature by Venkasen et al ( see link below ) and an important error that affects some , but not all aspects of the paper .

    In a nutshell , as the ball of the foot begins to bear weight during gait ,the metatarsal heads splay mediolaterally ,the transverse ligament comes under increased tension , and the ball of the foot broadens .

    However ,...

    The transverse arch of the foot -Venkadesan et al

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