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... but my doc said that isn't necessary. I asked him if I'm pushing myself too hard and was told "that's not possible just don't walk long distances". But I feel like it isn't getting any better. I had a big improvement with ROM on week 3 but have had no more since then. I am in a walking boot FWB at work and brace at home. ... (1 replies)
... r the surgery I went from a splint into a hatd cast. Two weeks later I had the stiches removed and am now back in another hard cast. Doctor says he'll remove the cast after another two weeks then move me into a boot. Since having the cast put on 4 days ago, it seems like swelling is not improving, even with elevation. ... (0 replies)
... Ouch this does sound brutal. Weird that not all messages are showing up for me at times though. 2 messages took all day yesterday to show up on my phone. Also responded to your message above yesterday. Thanks for your advice I appreciated it! And I hope all works out for you (103 replies)

... eel from subtalar where the two screws went in I had two other procedures done as well but stitches from heel I think we're only about 2 each incision. Went into cast only for 2 weeks! ... (103 replies)
... Anything you can think of! How long off it? Complete healing process....cast, boot, icing, when back to normal-and what will that look like. When remove stitches? When walk on it? PT? (1 replies)
Tarsal Coalition
Jan 22, 2018
... eleased end of november to begin normal activity at a slow pace. all was well for a little while. but now, for about 2 years i am having bad aches and pains just like i was having BEFORE surgery. i have gotten multiple cortisone shots in my foot to try to relieve pain but now it just doesnt help anymore. ... (0 replies)
... I am a little over 3 weeks post op and just got out of the cast and was put into a boot. Now that I am out of the cast I have been having this odd sensation on my arches. ... (0 replies)
... E where i got given a moon boot to wear, i went back to a fracture clinic the next day but the consultant was very vague. ... (1 replies)
... Anyway, I did the boot and PT thing this time around and that didn't help. So, that is when my doc ordered the MRI. ... (1 replies)
Cast versus boot
May 31, 2016
... I found cast easier to sleep with and felt more confident that I wouldn't hurt myself! It is so much lighter also. ... (5 replies)
... I am glad to here that I am not the only one that has had this happen. It just amazed me how the pa was like its just in your head. Or I was drug seeking. ... (12 replies)
... I used the boot in Walmart longer than I probably needed it. ... (7 replies)
... my first sitting shower with my cast wrapped in two layers of garbage bags in week 3. ... (11 replies)
... Well, last night was the first night I had the cast on, as the boot was rubbing on my incisions in an awkward way. ... (21 replies)
Boot vs. Cast
Dec 29, 2012
... The perk to the cast is that it is definitely lighter like everyone else said. ... (5 replies)
Boot vs. Cast
Dec 29, 2012
... I went from the post op splint directly into the boot for 8 wks so I don't have any experience with a cast. The boot is bulky but it's not really that bad. It's nice to be able to take it off to shower and not hassle with the worry of getting it wet. ... (5 replies)
Cast Protectors
Apr 30, 2010
... These are strictly for showering only not for swimming. I tried the DryPro but had the same size issues as above. The Curad stretches to fit just about any size boot or cast. ... (4 replies)
... I am into my second week wearing the boot after cast removal. I started physical therapy on Monday and go again this Thursday. ... (100 replies)
... I had surgery on my foot and was in a splint type thing for a week and then a boot after that for months. I am very glad i was never in a cast. I think I would have went nuts. ... (6 replies)
... I am 31 years old 12 weeks post Lisfranc surgery in a boot now with 3 screws in my 1st and 2nd metas. I was in a cast after surgery for 10 weeks. While I do recommend the cast after surgery I would still ask a lot of questions to the DR about how long it is needed. ... (6 replies)

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