Prevalence of Plantar fasciitis in opd vs icu nurses

Published: 2 May 2023| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/rf9byw2fgv.1
suryakant hsj,


ABSTRACT Background :This study is about to Prevalence of planter fasciitis in OPD vs ICU nurses.Nurses at hospitals have long-standing plantar fasciitis discomfort.Nurses at hospitals have long-standing plantar fasciitis pain. . This is a condition of heel due to prolong standing on duty hours . Methodology:.The research design was survey study .Total 107 partcipants included only hospital nurses in present study .The demographic characteristics [Name , Age ,Gender ,Height ,Weight ] Result: Out of 107 participants ,54 OPD nurses and 53 ICU nurses was participate in the study in which 63.26 %OPD nurses as well as 60.71% ICU nurses has symptoms of planter fasciitis . Conclusion: According to the result obtained from the present study it states that the prevalence of planter fasciitis is more in OPD nurses [63.26%]as compare to ICU nurses [60.71%].As a result ,nurses was educated on planter fasciitis precaution and prevention . Key words: Planter fasciitis4r ,ICU ,OPD ,Pain


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Maharishi Markandeshwar Institute of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation


Foot, Heel Pain, Hospital, Nurse