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Customized Insole Fabrication for Foot Deformities in Leprosy Patients1

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Sathish Kumar Paul

The Leprosy Mission,
New Delhi 110001, India;
School of Bio Sciences and Technology,
VIT University,
Vellore, Tamilnadu 632014, India

Rekha Vijayakumar

School of Bio Sciences and Technology,
VIT University,
Vellore, Tamilnadu 632014, India

Sudesh Sivarasu

MRC/MIRU—Division of Biomedical Engineering,
Department of Human Biology,
Faculty of Health Sciences,
University of Cape Town,
Cape Town 7925, South Africa
e-mail: Sudesh.Sivarasu@uct.ac.za

Accepted and presented at the Design of Medical Devices Conference (DMD2014), Minneapolis, MN, April 7–10, 2014.

Manuscript received February 21, 2014; final manuscript received March 3, 2014; published online April 28, 2014. Editor: Arthur G. Erdman.

J. Med. Devices 8(2), 020950 (Apr 28, 2014) (2 pages) Paper No: MED-14-1098; doi: 10.1115/1.4027065 History: Received February 21, 2014; Revised March 03, 2014

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