The influence of athletic activity on the plantar fascia in healthy young adults


Uzel M. , Cetinus E., Ekerbicer H., Karaoguz A.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND, vol.34, no.1, pp.17-21, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jcu.20178
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND
  • Page Numbers: pp.17-21
  • Keywords: athletic activity, thickness of the plantar fascia, diagnostic ultrasonography, HEEL

Abstract

Purpose. Complaints deriving from the plantar fascia are relatively common in athletes. This study aimed to investigate the changes of thickness of plantar fascia via sonography in healthy young adults with different levels of activity.