Plantar Fasciopathy: A Clinical Review
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- Rajasekaran, S. & Finnoff, J.T. Curr Phys Med Rehabil Rep (2015) 3: 67. doi:10.1007/s40141-014-0069-7
Heel pain is the most common type of foot pain. The differential diagnosis for pain in this region is vast, but plantar fasciopathy is thought to be the most common cause for pain in this region. This article will review the anatomy, biomechanics, pathophysiology, history, physical examination, diagnostic imaging, and treatment options available for plantar fasciopathy.