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foot muscles

Dorsal: dorsal interosseous, extensor digitorum brevis, extensor digitorum longus, extensor hallucis longus, and tibialis anterior muscles. Plantar: abductor digiti minimi, abductor hallucis, adductor hallucis, flexor digitorum brevis, flexor digiti minimi brevis, flexor hallucis brevis, lumbrical, plantar interosseous, and quadratus plantae muscles.
See: leg for illus. (Muscles of the leg)
See also: muscle
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One may suggest therefore that after the FAST protocol the MLA was shortened due to the increased intrinsic foot muscles tone, induced by NMES.
2007) Fatigue of the plantar intrinsic foot muscles increases navicular drop.
5 Lift your left leg, tensing the leg and foot muscles as hard as you can.
Both the adductor and opercular foot muscles (1 cm-thick slices) were evaluated.
For example, maintaining a standing position when wearing US agitates the center of pressure compared with wearing normal walking shoes (WS) and leads to increased leg or foot muscles activity (Landry et al.
6: ABD4) is unipennate and the strongest among the intrinsic foot muscles.
Featuring a three-quarter sole, this slipper helps build the intrinsic foot muscles.
Cavovarus occurs in S1 level myelomeningocele patients owing to an imbalance between the intrinsic and extrinsic foot muscles.
Special boots can be made, heel pads are available and strengthening the foot muscles to deal with it are underway and we have all the information we need to know how to protect Andy.
If you think you're getting a bunion, try these exercises to strengthen your foot muscles.
Your cramps may be caused by bendy shoes, like ballet flats and flip-flops, which can tire out your foot muscles.