Plantar fasciitis

References

Key articles

La Porta GA, La Fata PC. Pathologic conditions of the plantar fascia. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. 2005;22:1-9. Abstract

Jolly GP, Zgonis T, Hendrix CL. Neurogenic heel pain. Clin Podiatr Med Surg. 2005;22:101-113. Abstract

Levy JC, Mizel MS, Clifford PD, et al. Value of radiographs in the initial evaluation of nontraumatic adult heel pain. Foot Ankle Int. 2006;27:427-430. Abstract

Lee SY, McKeon P, Hertel J. Does the use of orthoses improve self-reported pain and function measures in patients with plantar fasciitis? A meta-analysis. Phys Ther Sport. 2009;10:12-18. Abstract

Lafuente A, O’Mullony I, Escribá M, et al. Plantar fasciitis. Evidence-based review of treatment. Reumatol Clin. 2007;3:159-165.

Reference articles

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36. Lee SY, McKeon P, Hertel J. Does the use of orthoses improve self-reported pain and function measures in patients with plantar fasciitis? A meta-analysis. Phys Ther Sport. 2009;10:12-18. Abstract

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44. Genc H, Saracoglu M, Nacir B, et al. Long-term ultrasonographic follow-up of plantar fasciitis patients treated with steroid injection. Joint Bone Spine. 2005;72:61-65. Abstract

45. Porter MD, Shadbolt B. Intralesional corticosteroid injection versus extracorporeal shock wave therapy for plantar fasciopathy. Clin J Sports Med. 2005;15:119-124. Abstract

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51. Speed CA, Nichols D, Wies J, et al. Extracorporeal shock wave therapy for plantar fasciitis: a double blind randomized controlled trial. J Orthop Res. 2003;21:937-940. Abstract

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59. Lou J, Wang S, Liu S, et al. Effectiveness of extracorporeal shock wave therapy without local anesthesia in patients with recalcitrant plantar fasciitis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2017;96:529-534. Abstract

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74. Allen BH, Fallat LM, Schwartz SM. Cryosurgery: an innovative technique for the treatment of plantar fasciitis. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2007;46:75-79. Abstract

75. Lee TG, Ahmad TS. Intralesional autologous blood injection compared to corticosteroid injection for treatment of chronic plantar fasciitis: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial. Foot Ankle Int. 2007;28:984-990. Abstract

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77. Singh P, Madanipour S, Bhamra JS, et al. A systematic review and meta-analysis of platelet-rich plasma versus corticosteroid injections for plantar fasciopathy. Int Orthop. 2017;41:1169-1181. Abstract

78. Chiew SK, Ramasamy TS, Amini F. Effectiveness and relevant factors of platelet-rich plasma treatment in managing plantar fasciitis: a systematic review. J Res Med Sci. 2016;21:38.Full text  Abstract

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