Annual Conference 2021, ACC Liverpool

Advancing practice using plantar pressure analysis: What are the applications in NHS clinic?

  • Richard Collings, Team Lead Podiatrist, Torbay and South Devon NHS Trust and Honorary Research Fellow, University of Plymouth
  • Gemma Crabtree, Advanced Podiatrist in High-Risk Biomechanics, Leeds Community

Learning objectives

  • Evaluate the use of in-shoe pressure in clinic
  • Discuss the benefits and challenges of using in-shoe pressure
  • Potential use of in-shoe to design insole and footwear
  • Understand the use of the F-scan in practice
  • Understand the applications to chronic plantar wounds
  • Examples of where f-scan has been an effective tool in the podiatric toolbox
  • Understand when f-scan should not be used alone

Find out more about Richard Collings and Gemma Crabtree on our speakers' page