Case of the week - 11/7/96

66 yo farmer (105 kg) who suffered right ankle trauma in work accident 20 y ago, requiring bone grafting and muscle flap repair.

Right-side movie
Right-side Gait Analysis Results
Left-side movie
Left-side Gait Analysis Results
Right-side Force-plate record
Left-side Force-plate record

... points for discussion:

  • "What effect has this man's ankle trauma had on his gait, and what compensations has he made?"
  • "What is the role of the A2 plantarflexor power burst in normal gait?"

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