The Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine Vol 29 No 1

Management of Plantar Fasciitis Evolving

February 09, 2012

Initial treatment of plantar fasciitis is based on finding ways to reduce stress applied to the plantar fascia. Surgery for plantar fasciitis may be indicated if prolonged attempts at nonoperative correction are unsuccessful.

New and Modified Fibromyalgia Diagnostic Criteria

February 09, 2012

Fibromyalgia syndrome has been fraught with ambiguity in diagnosis, uncertainty in understanding of the pathophysiology behind its myriad symptoms, and difficulties that physicians face in managing it competently.