Asking questions would be dull work for both writer
and reader if the answers were always the ones we expected. When we
raised the topic of the latest in orthotic technology, however, we
heard more from orthotic professionals than the anticipated paeans
of praise for the brightest and best new custom-fabricated and/or
-fitted devices. Across the board, their enthusiasm was leavened
with concern for the hidden dangers to both patients and
practitioners utilizing this new technology.