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Anatomy for Accessories
How many bones are in each foot?
26 + 2 Sesamoid bones
What are the 3 bones sections of the foot?
What is the primary purpose of the metatarsus?
How many bones are in the big toe?
What 3 groups are the phalanges bones broken up into?
What percent of your body weight is supported by the metatarsus?
What percent of your body weight is supported by the Heel?
What percent of your body weight is supported by the Big Toe?
What are march fractures?
Tiny fractures or breaks in the metatarsal bones caused by the overuse of the feet
What arches do we have in each foot?
Medial longitudinal arch
Lateral Longitudinal arch
Medial Longitudinal arch
inner side of the foot. most important arch, acts as a major shock absorber
Lateral Longitudinal Arch
One under the ball of the foot and one right before the heel at the instep
What's the primary function of the toes?
What is the top view of the foot?
What is the bottom view of the foot?
What is the side view of the foot?
What is the name given to a muscle when it stretches?
What is the name given to the muscle when it contracts?
How many sizes are we likely to change from the ages of 25-50?
An enlargement with deformity of the big toe joint
How many ligaments do we have?
107 per foot
When is the best time of the day to purchase new shoes?
At the end of your day. For athletic shoes, after your workout
A broad area of thickened skin that occurs at the heel, ball of the foot and the side of the toe
A disease where you have crystals of uric acid that deposit
That lubricating substance within the joints that prevents wear and tear of the joints rubbing together
How many joints do we have?
How many tendons do we have?
How many ligaments do we have?
What does a tendon do?
Attaches the muscles to the bones
What does a ligament do?
fibrous tissue that connects bones to other bones
How does one get Plantar's wart?
By exposing your feet in public places
Viral tumor located on the bottom of the foot
Why do we wear shoes?
To protect ourselves against water, heat, comfort, functional performance and fashion
What is the condition when your have pinched plantar nerves at the underside of the feet?
How do you get flat feet?
Hereditary means, obesity, from wearing improper shoes
What is an orthotic?
A device that is custom made to correct some foot and walking disorders
What is the most important tendon of the foot?
Attaches the foot muscles to the leg bones
Tendons shrink and toes curl up
how do you avoid Morton's Neuroma?
By wearing shoes that are wide enough for you
A support piece that is placed at the heel. A stiffening material
What is the front part of a shoe upper?
Space that is left at the front of the shoe
What are the seven main styles of shoes?
Mule, Boot, Mocassin, Oxford, Sandal, Monk Strap, pump
When you walk on the outer part of your shoe
When you walk on the inner part of your shoe
If you were to design a shoe for my grandmother?
Low heel, Easy closure, slip on the zipper, cushioned insole, non slip shoes
What is the maximum heel height to keep you up at 90 degrees?
Why do we use accessories?
Fashion, Adornment, enhancing a garment, gives individualism, changes look and creates mood
From shoes that are too short. Dead skin that forms at the top of the toe.
Morton's neuroma is a thickening of nerve tissue between the toes
What is the name of the fit that that I experience when I am at rest?
What is the name of the fit that I am experiencing when I'm standing?
Weight bearing fit
What is the name of the fit when the foot is in motion