What is Plantar Fasciitis foot splint?

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Generic name: Therapeutic splint

A foot splint for the prevention and rehabilitation of plantar fasciitis by maintaining a wearer's foot and, hence, his plantar fascia, in a preselected amount of dorsiflexion.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Plantar fasciitis 5 3
Achilles tendonitis 1 0
Foot stress fracture 1 2
Improve mobility 1 0
Undifferentiated inflammatory arthritis 1 2

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Plantar Fasciitis foot splint

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Plantar Fasciitis foot splint

Dosage Patients
daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Plantar Fasciitis foot splint

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 2
Other 2
Expense 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped using Plantar Fasciitis foot splint

Duration

Currently using Plantar Fasciitis foot splint

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1

Stopped using Plantar Fasciitis foot splint

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 2
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Plantar Fasciitis foot splint.