For quick and easy access, the reference materials are arranged under the following menu items.

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Posture Control Insoles® General papers describing their function and use
Elevated First Metatarsal Describing or relating to functional aspects of an elevated first metatarsal
Forefoot function Relevant published research impacting the use of Posture Control Insoles®
Assessment and Measurement Sorting out facts and theory
Postural Alignment
Postural alignment and functional body mechanics
Arch Support and Orthotics Traditional approaches to foot and body pain
Shoes and Shoe Issues Shoes and functional aspects of shoes


ProKinetics® Insoles

Medial Column Foot Systems: An innovative tool for improving posture


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Elevated First Metatarsal

Anatomy and Biomechanics of the First Ray

Metatarsus Primus Supinatus: It's Etiology, Biomechanical Impact and Treatment



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Foot functional issues

The Effect of Forefoot and Arch Posting Orthotic Designs on First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Kinematics During Gait

Calcaneocuboid joint and stability of the longitudinal arch of the foot at high gear and low gear push off

Motion of the Calcaneus, Navicular, and First Metatarsal During the Stance Phase of Walking

The Arches: Some Controversial Views

Prevalence of Foot and Ankle Conditions in a Multiethnic Community Sample of Older Adults


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Assessment and Measurement

A weight bearing method for determining forefoot posting for orthotic fabrication

Metrecom Measurement of Navicular Drop in Subjects with Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury

Varus Malalignment of the Talar Neck.  It's Effect on the Position of the Foot and Subtalar Motion

Pressure Plate Analysis of the Medial Column Foot Insole: A statistical Study


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Postural Alignment

The effect of foot wedging on electromyographic in the erector spinae and gluteus medius muscles during walking

An Innovative Approach to Treating Chronic Knee Pain: The Bio-Implosion Model

Resolving Low back pain:  The Foot Connection

Excessive Pronation: A Major BioMechanical Determinant in the Development of Chondromalascia and Pelvic Lists




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Arch Support and Orthotics

Evolution of Foot Orthotics - Coherent Theory or Coherent Practise?

Evolution of Foot Orthotics - Research Reshapes Long Standing Theory

Effectiveness of Foot Orthoses on Treating Plantar Fasciitis

A Close Look at Orthotics Raises a Welter of Doubts







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Shoes and Shoe Issues

The Painful Truth about Trainers: Are Expensive Running Shoes a Waste of Money






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Getting Started

The ordering process is simple.  Two quick evaluations will tell you exactly what Posture Control Insoles® to buy. 

  • Check your shoe wear pattern

  • Check your foot mechanics

We'll show you exactly how.  Click to proceed with your "2 minute evaluation".

Would you rather just test them in your shoes?  You'll have what you need with the Perfect Fit™ package giving you both the 3.5 mm and the 6.0 mm pair - the second pair at a 40% discount. 

Relief in just a few days: Start by choosing Gender and Size.

*Choose#1 (low) Arch for flat feet and mild Plantar Fasciitis.  Choose #2 (high) Arch for severe Plantar Fasciitis. Otherwise choose NO arch support.

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