Anatomical factors associated with predicting plantar fasciitis in long-distance runners.


The purpose of this study was to identify anatomical variables associated with plantar-fasciitis sufferers. Selected anatomical variables which were chosen for measurement were leg length, pronation of the subtalar joint, plantar and dorsiflexion ability, and arch height of the foot, as well as the variables height, weight, age, and miles run per week. The… (More)