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Author Rose, Jonathan D.

Title The foot book : a complete guide to healthy feet / Jonathan D. Rose and Vincent J. Martorana.

Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    617.585 ROS    Available
Description viii, 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Part I. Introduction. A guide to the foot and how we walk -- Personal care and professional help for feet -- About shoes -- Part II. Foot disorders and other problems. Foot alignment problems -- Flat feet and high-arched feet -- Skin conditions affecting the feet -- Toenail disorders -- Bunions and other toe conditions -- Heel pain -- Nerve syndromes affecting the foot and ankle -- Arthritis affecting foot and ankle joints -- Tendon injuries -- Part III. People with special foot needs. Foot problems that start in childhood -- Common sports injuries and the sports enthusiast's foot -- Foot health for people with diabetes -- Orthotic devices to alleviate foot problems.
Subject Foot -- Care and hygiene.
Added Author Martorana, Vincent J.
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