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From Cast To Boot
Jan 26, 2014
... I have a few and they make the boot much more comfortable. I had to sleep in mine with the boot part but not the front or straps at night due to the heel shift I had with my pttd surgery. ... (25 replies)
... Thanks so much everyone, I appreciate the advice and encouragement! I feel so secure in this stage right now and know that the next is full of new challenges so it's good to hear from others who have been through it too. Love the idea of a thicker sock, thanks! (9 replies)
... rays look and put me in the boot and has me starting PWB with crutches and working on range of motion. ... (3 replies)

... Having a thicker sock definately made a difference in my boot. I wore a hiking type sock, they have different types that can whick and keep your foot cooler, etc. ... (8 replies)
... Hi everyone. I am just over 4 weeks post op and will be moving from my cast to a boot a week from Friday. My doctor usually keeps the cast on six weeks but we are leaving for Montana that Saturday so she's taking me out just a little early. ... (8 replies)
... Transitioning to the boot is hard. ... (12 replies)
Cast to Boot
Apr 4, 2015
... So, thats where Im at. Any more feedback on the dry skin. I would love to do one of those sock moisturising treatments, but am afraid of the incisions. Im trying to keep anything I put near them as natural as possible. ... (9 replies)
From cast to cam
Mar 12, 2015
... this boot is HOT. I am getting used to my foot being really hot all the time. ... (16 replies)
... lots. They aren't comfortable or easy to put on unfortunately. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news. I am hoping to not be told I have to wear one when I get my cast off next week. ... (1 replies)
... ot.. at night i do not wear it.. the dr said i cannot walk barefoot on the floor yet..so when and if i get up in the middle of the night.. instead of putting the boot back on.. i have my scooter right next to my bed.. for my left foot and a croc for my right foot.. it beats putting on the boot in the middle of the night... ... (11 replies)
... rst. I very rarely get up at night, so I wasn't too concerned about that. I didn't sleep with it from the first night I got it, I was soo happy to not have the cast anymore. ... (11 replies)
From Cast To Boot
Jan 26, 2014
... Thanks Denise, I am getting ready to go to Amazon and order these sock. That bed you have sounds nice. (25 replies)
... d of the fall weather, as I live in Florida and had the most recent surgery on October 17th, so Florida Fall was in the air, so to speak. Then I placed a fluffy sock on and put the boot on. Felt wonderful and cozy. ... (4 replies)
... So I was put in the boot yesterday at 4 weeks instead of the cast as planned because I have developed DVT and I need to be able to remove it for follow up tests and for better circulation and blood flow. ... (3 replies)
Cast off, Ugh!
Mar 13, 2013
... You've come so far snice you joined this foot board. Things are looking good for you. I've never had a cast but when Icame out of the splint everytime my skin was really dry and it needed tons of lotion. This time i hope I get my cast. ... (15 replies)
Cast off, Ugh!
Mar 13, 2013
... calf was GROSS. I was mortified by the skin flaking off when they took the cast off but the tech insisted it really wasn't bad. It only took a few days to get it relatively normal looking. ... (15 replies)
... and have fun with that lovely boot. Its big and blucky and it does tend to rub. So always try to wear a thicker sock with it. But its awesome that your out of the cast and moving on...soon you will be back in a shoe. ... (10 replies)
... It was first day at work wearing the boot today, got home and foot has exploded, it is major swollen, and had bleed in the sock in the boot too, never seen it so swollen. Is this normal? ... (34 replies)
Cast questions
Feb 16, 2013
... I agree with everyone else. It might hurt when they have to push your ankle into 90 degrees to cast you. ... (18 replies)
Cast questions
Feb 15, 2013
... so I can't speak to that. If you tell the cast tech, they can make sure to make it fit right. The worst part for me, getting the cast on, was when they had to bend my foot into the right position to cast it. It hurt like the dickens! ... (18 replies)


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