Heel Cushion for Plantar Fasciitis

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified July 2011 by Prince of Songkla University.
Recruitment status was:  Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : November 20, 2009
Last Update Posted : July 27, 2011
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Prince of Songkla University

November 17, 2009
November 20, 2009
July 27, 2011
January 2010
January 2012   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
VAS score [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
Same as current
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  • Compliance [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
  • Satisfaction score [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
  • Foot functional score : FHSQ score [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
  • Number of rescue pain killer [ Time Frame: 2 years ]
Same as current
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Heel Cushion for Plantar Fasciitis
PSU Heel Cushion for Treatment of Plantar Fasciitis:A Randomized Controlled Trial
The investigators study aim to evaluate the efficacy of PSU heel cushion in treatment of plantar fasciitis. The investigators will do a randomized controlled trial in patient with plantar fasciitis compared with stretching exercise alone. The outcome measurement include heel pain improvement, compliance, satisfaction, foot functional score at 6 months.
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Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Plantar Fasciitis
Device: PSU heel cushion and plantar fascia specific stretching exercise
  • Wear heel cushion during daily activity
  • Plantar fascia stretching exercise 3 times per day
Experimental: Plantar fascia stretching exercise
Patient perform plantar fascia stretching 3 times per day
Intervention: Device: PSU heel cushion and plantar fascia specific stretching exercise
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*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
Unknown status
Same as current
April 2012
January 2012   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patient with plantar fasciitis

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Rheumatologic problem such as rheumatoid arthritis
  • Latex allergy
  • Pregnancy
  • Previous surgery around foot and ankle
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
15 Years to 60 Years   (Child, Adult)
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Boonsin Tangtrakulwanich, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine
Prince of Songkla University
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Principal Investigator: Suntorn Wongsiri, MD. Department of orthopedic surgery, faculty of medicine
Prince of Songkla University
July 2011

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