• What treatments relieve painful heel cracks? 

    O'Sullivan, Gabrielle; Fotinos, Charissa; St. Anna, Leilani (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2012)
    Emollient cream may alleviate pain and dryness and improve the appearance of heel cracks (strength of recommendation [SOR]: B, one small randomized trial). Foot soaks followed by mechanical debridement and topical petrolatum ...