Effects of wearing shoes on the feet: Radiographic comparison of middle-aged partially shod Maasai women’s feet and regularly shod Maasai and Korean…

Publication date: Available online 4 April 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Jun Young Choi, Heri Babu, Francis Ngimwhichi, Stephanie Stephanie, Jin Soo Suh Background Maasai tribe members walk long distances daily either barefoot or wearing traditional shoes made from recycled car tires, without any foot ailments. To figure out the characteristic of their feet, we designed a radiographic comparative study of middle-aged partially shod Maasai women’s feet and regularly shod Maasai and Korean women’s feet

Publication date: Available online 4 April 2017 Source: Foot and Ankle Surgery Author(s): Jun Young Choi, Heri Babu, Francis Ngimwhichi, Stephanie Stephanie, Jin Soo Suh Background Maasai tribe members walk long distances daily either barefoot or wearing traditional shoes made from recycled car tires, without any foot ailments. To figure out the characteristic of their feet, we designed a radiographic comparative study of middle-aged partially shod Maasai women’s feet and regularly shod Maasai and Korean women’s feet

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Effects of wearing shoes on the feet: Radiographic comparison of middle-aged partially shod Maasai women’s feet and regularly shod Maasai and Korean…