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ISRN Orthopedics
Volume 2012, Article ID 396718, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2012/396718
Research Article

The Biomechanical Effect of the Sensomotor Insole on a Pediatric Intoeing Gait

1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, 65 Tsurumai, Showa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 466-8550, Japan
2Department of Electrical Engineering and Bioscience, School of Advanced Science and Engineering, Waseda University, 3-4-1 Okubo, Shinjyuku-ku, Tokyo 169-8555, Japan
3Semui College, Tokai College of Medical Science, 2-7-2 Meiekiminami, Nakamura-ku, Nagoya, Aichi 450-0003, Japan
4The Institute for Developmental Research, Aichi Human Service Center, 713-8 Kagiya-cho, Kasugai, Aichi 480-0392, Japan

Received 29 July 2012; Accepted 1 October 2012

Academic Editors: C.-H. Lee, A. Leithner, and S.-J. Lim

Copyright © 2012 Akiyoshi Mabuchi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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