Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Plantar Fasciitis: Should I Have Surgery for Heel Pain?|
|Audience||Individuals with chronic plantar fasciitis considering surgery for relief.|
|Options included||Have surgery for plantar fasciitis.
Try other treatment to see if your heel pain improves.
|Year of last update or review||2020|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Where was it developed?||www.healthwise.org
|Health condition||Heel injuries and disorders|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid|
|9 out of 9 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2019-06-26.