Grant for development of orthopedic shoe

Sicco Bus has been given a grant of €40.000 for a one-year project on the development of an orthopedic shoe for indoor use for diabetes patients with increased risk of foot ulcers. The project is financed by the funding agency of the health insurance company CZ (CZ Fonds) and three industrial partners in the field of orthopedic shoe technology will participate. Renske Keukenkamp and Tessa Busch-Westbroek (both AMC) are the researcher and rehabilitation medicine specialist in the project.