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CAD WALK Plantar Pressure Datasets

Healthy Controls Dataset

This dataset contains the raw dynamic plantar pressure measurements of 55 healthy Dutch individuals collected at Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen. For each individual, 24 dynamic plantar pressure measurements were collected from both feet. Also collected are walking speeds for each plantar pressure measurements, and demographic information of all individuals measured (age, height, weight, shoe size, sex, handedness, leg dominance). A full description of the data collection is found in the Readme.pdf file accompanying this dataset.

Patient Datasets

The CAD WALK plantar pressure datasets from patient populations are currently being collected and are not yet available for download. A description of the data to be collected can be found here. Please check back regularly for updates on the status of these datasets.

Status Updates

  • July 5, 2018 - Began collecting foot pressure measurements from Hallux Valgus patients, with 6 individuals being measured.
  • June 4, 2018 - Data quality control is complete. Dataset of 55 healthy controls posted online.
  • May 20, 2018 - Sixty healthy controls have been measured. Data quality control begins.
  • April 27, 2018 - Foot pressure measurements have been collected from 53 of 60 healthy controls.
  • April 16, 2018 - CAD WALK receives ethical approval from the medical-ethical review commission (METC). We now have the approval to collect foot pressure data from patient groups
  • March 23, 2018 - Data collection begins with measurements taken from our first two healthy participants.
  • March 20, 2018 - CAD WALK passes institutional peer review. Provisional approval has been obtained to collect foot pressure data from healthy individuals.
  • March 7, 2018 - Our ethics application is submitted to the medical-ethical review commission (METC).
  • February 26, 2018 - Our 1.5 meter pressure plate arrives!
  • January 12, 2018 - CAD WALK passes departmental ethics peer review.
  • December 8, 2017 - CAD WALK receives approval from the Data Protection Officer.
  • November 24, 2017 - CAD WALK's ethics application is submitted for review.
  • October 1, 2017 - Began the application for ethics approval of the CAD WALK project.

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement No 746614.