Foot dysfunctions among women across various trimesters of pregnancy

Ramachandra, Preetha and Maiya, Arun G and Kamath, Asha and Kumar, Pratap (2015) Foot dysfunctions among women across various trimesters of pregnancy. In: WCPT Congress 2015, 01 May 2015, Singapore.

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Background: Pregnancy triggers a wide range of changes in a woman's body including weight gain, postural changes, hormonal variations, joint laxity and musculotendinous strength. One of the less investigated but commonly reported problems is related to the foot of a pregnant woman. Even though foot problems seems to be a common problem, there is a dearth of literature regarding the foot dysfunctions reported during pregnancy and hence this study.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pregnancy; foot dysfunction; ankle proprioception.
Subjects: Allied Health > MCOAHS Manipal > Physiotherapy
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Community Medicine
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 22 Sep 2016 11:21
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2016 11:21

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