Navigation Links
Orthotics And Beyond Introduces Compressive Cold Therapy Products for Plantar Fasciitis Treatment
Date:12/4/2009

Plantar fasciitis heel pain affects over two million people in the United Stated each year, and cold therapy has been cited by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons as an effective treatment option. In response to these findings, Orthotics And Beyond now offers a selection of compressive cold therapy systems for plantar fasciitis treatment as a complement to its line of combination night splint therapies.

(PRWEB) December 4, 2009 -- Orthotics And Beyond, a leading international distributor of patient-ready orthopedic products, now offers comprehensive cold therapy systems to complement its line of orthopedic night splint solutions for the treatment of plantar fasciitis. Approximately 10% of all Americans are reported to suffer from plantar fasciitis during their lives, and the severe heel pain can afflict individuals of widely ranging activity levels. In fact, a recent case of plantar fasciitis continues to hamper a high profile professional athlete in the National Football League, which serves as an example of the debilitating pain and the complexity of treating plantar fasciitis.

Clinical studies show that the use of night splints alone can successfully treat plantar fasciitis over a 3-6 month timeframe, but the use of combination therapies is increasingly being recognized as a means of accelerating the healing process and improving overall outcomes. Cold therapy is cited by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons as an effective treatment for plantar fasciitis, and the healing benefits can be significant when cold therapy is combined with compressive stimulation. In response to these findings, Orthotics And Beyond now offers compressive cold therapy systems for plantar fasciitis as adjuncts to traditional night splint treatments. These new cold therapy solutions range from cost effective and customizable gel pack wraps to fully automated cooling systems that give compressive stimulation to the foot and heel. The Cryo Cuff® IC Foot System, for example, automatically recirculates cold water and provides full circumferential cooling and intermittent compressive stimulation to the plantar fascia and heel to reduce pain, improve blood flow, and to promote faster healing. These new cold therapy solutions and a complete line of plantar fasciitis night splints are now available for purchase on the Night Splint page on the Orthotics And Beyond web site.

###

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2009/12/prweb3290034.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Malena Brunner of American Prosthetics & Orthotics Receives Orthotics Certification
2. Millions in Potential Health Care Savings: Prefab Orthotics Found More Effective
3. Unique Line of Custom-Made Orthotics for Sandals and Clogs Cater to Style-Minded Foot Pain Sufferers
4. Relocation Specialists Beyond the Box Team With Nurse to Help Facilitate Senior Moves
5. Smart Post Brings Scrubs & Beyond to Canadian Doorsteps
6. To Infinity - and Beyond! Sealing Switch Boots Offered in Infinite Colors
7. Paging All Science and Medical Mavens: Get To Philadelphia Stat for Body Worlds and Beyond
8. Battered Womens Ills Go Beyond Bruises
9. College Students 48 States in 48 Days Bike Ride Moves Well Beyond the Halfway Point
10. Pulmonary CT angiography identifies disease and injury beyond the pulmonary arteries in children
11. Therapy should extend beyond childhood
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/20/2017)... FL (PRWEB) , ... January 20, 2017 , ... Doctor ... announced it attended the January ECRM trade show to continue the marketing and distribution ... vitamin C supplement, known for providing 400 percent better absorption than traditional vitamin C ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... January 20, 2017 , ... Michael and ... Dana Farber Cancer Institute. For Betsy, the clinical trial has been life-saving as ... has not worsened. , Betsy Brauser was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2009. ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... , ... January 20, 2017 , ... “Code Word: Chocolate Biscuit”: a biographical account following ... Chocolate Biscuit” is the creation of published author, Marlyn Ivey, born in Lynn Haven, Florida ... went to school and at 19 years of age, he joined the Navy and got ...
(Date:1/20/2017)... ... ... is God’s Lighthouse”: a moving and colorful collection of prayers that reminds readers ... author, Gene Gaapf, a retired truck driver, and a long-time writer, whose published works ... school and have many different titles,” Gaapf mentions about his different works. “I am ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... , ... January 19, 2017 , ... Next week after ... be repealed by Congressional political games that circumvent health needs of over 30 million. ... capture the human anxieties and needs government public servants were suppose to prioritize. Interviews ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/19/2017)... , January 19, 2017 According to ... for cryotherapy is set to witness a CAGR of 6.5% during ... America will continue to be the leading market for ... ... Suppliers are emphasizing on ensuring affordable and adequate supply of gas ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... Jan. 19, 2017 ViewRay, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRAY) announced ... institution supporting research in Germany , ... treatments at the University Clinic Heidelberg as part of ... MRIdian Linac program will be headed by Medical Director ... radiation oncology at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), ...
(Date:1/19/2017)... BEACH, Florida , January 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... incoming Trump administration appears serious about reducing the ... advancements and innovation in the medical drug industry, ... forge ahead with new clinical trials and development ... Pharma companies forging ahead with recent developments include:  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: