Clinical Research

Current Walkasins® Clinical Research

walk2Wellness
Clinical Trial

The walk2Wellness Long Term Clinical Trial will evaluate Walkasins use on about 100 patients from multiple sites across the country for up to one year, beginning in late 2018. For study site locations, enrollment status, and requirements, please visit the link above.

Other Relevant Research

Meyer PF, Oddsson LI. Alternating-pulse iontophoresis for targeted cutaneous anesthesia. J Neurosci Methods. 2003 May 30;125(1-2):209-14.

Meyer PF, Oddsson LI, De Luca CJ. Reduced plantar sensitivity alters postural responses to lateral perturbations of balance. Exp Brain Res. 2004 Aug;157(4):526-36.

Meyer PF, Oddsson LI, De Luca CJ. The role of plantar cutaneous sensation in unperturbed stance. Exp Brain Res. 2004 Jun;156(4):505-12.

Oddsson, LIE, Boissy, P, Melzer, I. How to improve gait and balance function in elderly individuals—compliance with principles of training. European Review of Aging and Physical Activity, April 2007, Volume 4, Issue 1, pp 15–23.

Cavanagh PR, Derr JA, Ulbrect JS, Maser RE, Orchard TJ. Problems with gait and posture in neuropathic patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Diabet Med. 1992; June: 9(5), 469-74.

Menz HB, Lor RF, St George R, Fitzpatrick RC. Walking stability and sensorimotor function in older people with diabetic peripheral neuropathy. Arch Phys Med Rehabilitation 2004; 85: 245-52.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3836123/