Other common causes where pelmatogram should be performed are:
- The flatfoot
- Pediatric flatfoot.
- Hallux valgus (bunion)
- Morton’s Neuroma
- Hardening of the sole (calluses)
- Achilles tendinopathy
- Obese people
It is a device with thousands of sensors, which record the pressures exerted on each point of the foot, when it is in contact with its surface. The device is connected to a computer which collects, edits and analyzes the information.
The physiotherapist then studies the results and judges whether it is necessary to make orthotics that are placed inside the person’s shoe.