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Table 1 Patient’s demographics of the two groups

From: Comparison of the therapeutic outcomes between open plantar fascia release and percutaneous radiofrequency ablation in the treatment of intractable plantar fasciitis

VariableOpen plantar fascia releasePercutaneous radiofrequency ablationP value
Age, y
 Mean ± SD49.63 ± 9.7854.80 ± 13.830.236
 Range25–6524–77 
Sex, no.
 Male660.891
 Female1090.891
BMI, kg/m2
 Mean ± SD26.80 ± 2.6726.27 ± 3.030.604
 Range21.48–32.1121.72 ± 32 
Duration of pain, mo
 Mean ± SD22.75 ± 30.9717.13 ± 12.700.878
 Range6–1206–60 
  1. y years, BMI body mass index, no. numbers, mo months