Differences in sole arch indices in various sports


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Aydog S. T. , Tetik O., Demirel H., Doral M.

BRITISH JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE, vol.39, no.2, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1136/bjsm.2003.011478
  • Title of Journal : BRITISH JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE

Abstract

Background: There are controversial data about the relation between foot morphology and athletic injuries of the lower extremity. Studies in soldiers have shown some relationship, whereas those involving athletes have not shown any significant relationship. The reason for these differences is not clear.