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Table 2 %ITW Percentage of idiopathic toe walking. aone child (ID 12) developed recurrence shortly before the 12-months follow-up (%ITW_12_months). For statistical reasons, the last score of percentage of ITW and dorsiflexion before retreatment was applied

From: Orthotic treatment of idiopathic toe walking with a lower leg orthosis with circular subtalar blocking

  Patients’ data up to 12 months of follow-up
Patients (m/f) 22 (13/9)
Mean age at beginning of treatment (yrs; range) 7,0 (2,5-11,2)
Wearing time of orthoses (months) 22 (8-48)
  Mean %ITW Mean Dorsiflexion Mean Grouping Equal or less 50% tip toe walking (% of all patients)
Before treatment 83% 2.7° 4.7 n = 1 (5%)
0 months (end of treatment) 11% 16° 1.3 n = 22 (100%)
12 months 14%a 14°a 1.6 n = 21 (95%)