Skip to main content

Table 1 Plantar fascia thicknesses and pressure pain thresholds

From: Stretching and relaxing the plantar fascia may change plantar fascia thickness but not pressure pain thresholds: a cross-sectional study of patients with plantar fasciopathy

PLANTAR FASCIA THICKNESS
mm (SD)
  STRETCHED RELAXED
MOST SYMPTOMATIC
SAGITTAL 6.0 (1.5) 5.8 (1.2)
FRONTAL 5.8 (1.4) 5.5 (1.4)
LEAST SYMPTOMATIC
SAGITTAL 4.6 (0.8) 4.6 (0.9)
FRONTAL 4.6 (1.0) 4.4 (1.0)
PRESSURE PAIN THRESHOLDS
kPa (SD)
  MOST SYMPTOMATIC LEAST SYMPTOMATIC
STRETCHED 401.6 (101.7) 503.7 (155.4)
RELAXED 388.1 (110.5) 492.7 (159.0)
\