Intramuscular Manual Therapy for Heel Pain
Intramuscular manual therapy, also known as dry needling, is hypothesized to relieve pain by modifying tension in connective tissue. Limited evidence supports the use of IMT for plantar fasciitis, although further research is needed to rule out a placebo effect.
Harper B. (2012). Intramuscular manual therapy for heel pain. Lower Extremity Review, 4(11):51-58.
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