he word gait is used to describe the pattern of steps a person takes when moving, such as when walking or running. Gait analysis is the study of a person’s gait, and is used to help determine the presence of any biomechanical or structural abnormalities in our legs and feet.
Today we look at the condition Plantar Fasciitis. Chartered Physiotherapist Fiona Casey explains what the condition is, how it occurs and how it can be treated. So to fully understand what plantar fasciitis is, we must first look at the plantar fascia….