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Orthotics Material for Patients Requiring Foot Orthotics: Clinical Effectiveness and Cost Effectiveness

Last updated: August 15, 2019
Project Number: RB1366-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of one orthotics material versus another orthotic material for patients requiring a foot orthotic?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of one orthotics material versus another orthotic material for patients requiring a foot orthotic?

Key Message

Two systematic reviews (one with a meta-analysis), one randomized controlled trial, and one non-randomized study were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of orthotic materials for patients requiring a foot orthotic. No relevant health technology assessments or economic evaluations were identified.