it is rhythmic and characterised by way ofalternating and retropulsive motion of decrease extremities.It encompass two levels:1. Stancephase2. Swingsegment Stance section:on this phase the foot stays in contactwith the floor whole time. It comprises about 60% of the gait cycle.
it’s farfurther divided into five tiers.1. HeelStrike: It starts offevolved whilst the heel of the reference foot touches theground and it keeps until the foot is in touch with floor.2. FootFlat: that is the second degree of stance segment. The body weight is shiftedat the reference foot and body COG is on the pinnacle of reference foot.
it isalso referred to as as loading phase.3. Midstance: It involves the balancing of frame weigh on reference foot.four. Terminalstance: This degree begins as soon as the reference heel rises above the floorwhile the toes are nevertheless in contact with the floor5. Toeoff: additionally called pre swing in which references foot rises and swings inair.