Maximalist Running Shoes

Maximalist running shoes are the antithesis of the fad there was with minimalist running shoes. Maximalist running shoes have lots of padding and other design features added.

Most Useful Resources:
The maximalist Brooks Transcend Running Shoe (Podiatry Arena)
Maximalist Running Shoes (PodiaPaedia)
Maximalist Running Shoes (Foot Health Forum)
‘Maximalist’ Running …. the new black? (Friday Fitness)
The next maximalist running shoe trend (Foot Health Friday)

The MBT Shoes

The Masai Barefoot Technology (MBT) shoes are a toning shoe that is claimed to have a number of health benefits

Most Useful Resources:
masai barefoot technology (Podiatry Arena)
Clubfoot (PodiaPaedia)
mbt shoes (Foot Health Forum)
MBT Shoes (Podiatry TV)
MBT Shoes (Podiatry Books UK)
MBT (Toning Shoe Market)
Are MBT Shoes Helpful? (Podiatry Update)
Does anyone know if the MBT shoes help heel spurs? (Podiatry Experts)
Do MBT Shoes Work? (Clinical Boot Camp)

Children Shoes

The child foot is still growing, it is easy to mold, therefore the correct footwear to allow the growing foot to develop naturally is essential.

Most Useful Resources:
Children’s Shoes (Foot Health Forum)
Childrens shoes (Podiatry Arena)
Toning Shoes for Children (Toning Shoes Today)
Children’s Footwear (Child’s Shoes) (ePodiatry)
Children’s Footwear (Podiatry TV)
Footwear for Kids (Foot Health Friday)
Childrens Toning Shoes (Kids Shooz)
Childrens Shooz (Childrens Shooz)
Bunions and the Fitting of Children’s Shoes (Bunion Surgery)
The APMA are taking some heat for this advice on childrens shoes and its hard to defend (Its a Foot Captain)

APOS Therapy

APOS therapy is a type of footwear that is adjustable to change joint moments that are claimed to be helpful for problems like knee osteoarthritis. The extent of teh claims are not back up by the evidence.

Most Useful Resources:
Apos Therapy (PodiaPaedia)
The APOS System (Foot Health Forum)
The APOS System (Podiatry Arena)
AposTherapy Biomechanical Devices (Podiatry Arena)
A is for APOS Therapy (Podiaty ABC)
Apos therapy (Podiatry Arena)