Recent Advances in Orthotic Therapy for Plantar Fasciitis: An Evidence Based Approach
You must login or create an account before enrolling in this educational activity.
Once you're logged in, please click on the "ENTER" button to your right. Your attendance will then be confirmed.
Once you register for the course, you will have 180 days (approximately 6 months) from the date of enrollment to complete the course. The exact date that your access expires will be indicated within the Course Summary box on this webpage.
This presentation was part of the Best Practices in Orthotic Therapy activity on April 11, 2015 and is approximately 23 minutes.
Podistrists and physical therapists.
- Review three studies that help optimize clinical outcomes of custom foot orthoses used to treat plantar fasciitis: Cause of plantar fascial tension, forefoot wedging effect on plantar fascial tension, and arch contour effect on plantar fascial tension.
- Develop a “pathology specific” orthosis prescription to most effectively treat plantar fasciitis.
Larry Huppin, DPM
Medical Director, ProLab Orthotics
Relevant to the content of this CME activity, Dr. Huppin indicated he is an employee of ProLab Orthotics.
Copyright: All rights reserved. By viewing this activity, participants agree to abide by copyright and trademark laws, intellectual property rights, and all other applicable laws of the United States of America. No part of the syllabus may be used or reproduced in any manner whatsoever without written permission, except in the case of brief quotations embodied in articles or reviews.
Internet CME Policy: The Office of Continuing Medical Education (CME) at Des Moines University (DMU) is committed to protecting the privacy of its customers. DMU CME maintains its Internet site as an information resource and service for health professionals. DMU CME will keep your personal and credit information confidential when you participate in an Internet based program. Your information will never be given to anyone outside of the DMU CME program. DMU CME collects only the information necessary to provide you with the services that you request.
- 0.50 CE Contact Hours