Acupuncture and related interventions for treating plantar heel pain in adults

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Seunghoon Lee,

    Corresponding author
    1. Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion & Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Dae-jeon, Korea, South
    2. Kyung Hee University, Department of Acupuncture & Moxibustion, College of Korean Medicine, Seoul, Korea, South
    • Seunghoon Lee, Acupuncture, Moxibustion & Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, 461-24, Jeonmindong, Yuseonggu, Dae-jeon, 305-811, Korea, South. aimforyou@hanmail.net. aimforyou@kiom.re.kr.

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  • Jung-Eun Kim,

    1. Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion & Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Dae-jeon, Korea, South
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  • Joo-Hee Kim,

    1. Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion & Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Dae-jeon, Korea, South
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  • Tae-Hun Kim,

    1. Kyung Hee University, Department of Cardiovascular & Neurologic Diseases, College of Oriental Medicine, Seoul, Korea, South
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  • Sun-Mi Choi

    1. Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, Moxibustion & Meridian Research Group, Medical Research Division, Dae-jeon, Korea, South
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effects (benefits and harms) of acupuncture and related interventions (e.g. acupressure, electrotherapy and moxibustion) for treating plantar heel pain in adults.