Title

Intramuscular Manual Therapy for Heel Pain

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

11-2012

Abstract

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.

Comments

This article was originally published in Lower Extremity Review in November 2012.

Copyright

Lower Extremity Review Magazine

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