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Plantar fascitis interventions.

Ana Lafuente Guijosa, Isabel O'mullony Muñoz, Maruxa Escribá de La Fuente, Paula Cura-Ituarte
OBJECTIVE: To analyze the effectiveness of the interventions in the management of plantar fasciitis. MATERIAL AND METHOD: The main medical and biomedical databases have been used: MedLine, Evidence Based Medicine, Cochrane Database of Systematic Review, Cochrane Register of Controlled Trials, EMBASE and PEDRO (Physiotherapy Evidence Database). Meta-analysis, systematic reviews, reviews, and controlled or randomized clinical trials of interventions for heel pain have been selected...
July 2007: Reumatología Clinica
K Karthik, S Aarthi
Benign lytic lesions of the calcaneus are rare and are usually asymptomatic. We report this case of a 55-year-old man with bilateral non-traumatic plantar heel pain, which was treated conservatively as plantar fasciitis. At three months follow-up, the patient had complete relief of symptoms in the left heel with partial relief of symptoms on the right side. However under the insistence of the patient an X-ray was taken, which revealed an expansile lytic lesion of the right calcaneus and a normal left heel. CT-scan revealed an expansile lytic lesion on the right calcaneus and an early lytic lesion in the left calcaneus...
June 2011: Foot and Ankle Surgery: Official Journal of the European Society of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
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