Kurzvortrag ePoster

A review of effect of foot orthoses and shoe characteristics on balance in healthy elderly


Foot orthoses improve postural stability via a somatosensory or biomechanical effect. Use of footwear with the proper features can be an appropriate intervention in order to increase the balance in the older population and reduce falls.


Ph.D. Atefeh Aboutorabi
University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences