Charcot foot, plantar pressure redistribution, plantar pressure ulcers



  1. Keast, David H. MD, MSc, FCFP
  2. Vair, Audra H. MSc, BSc


ABSTRACT: Although the total contact cast is the criterion standard for the pressure redistribution of challenging foot ulcers, in practice it is not often feasible. The following is a case series that demonstrates an encouraging possibility for the Charcot restraint orthotic walker as a device to be used in more challenging forefoot ulcers.