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... You could give a cam walker boot a try for a couple months to rest your foot. It's a pain to deal with. ... (8 replies)
Foot Recovery
Sep 18, 2015
... There was some confusion about the cam boot once I was out of the splint. ... (19 replies)
Foot Recovery
Sep 18, 2015
... CJCLFC....I have a 3 wheeled knee walker that is suppose to be "all terrain", but I can see how it can throw you. I don't use it much. I use my pirate leg more than anything. ... (19 replies)

... wondering if we'll ever get better. It does get better. Getting the cast off was exciting, as my fusion healed early at 9.2 weeks. However, transitioning to a CAM boot and starting gradual weight bearing was much more painful and challenging than I expected. ... (5 replies)
... If you buy the scooter you shouldn't need a prescription, but if you rent it from a medical equipment place, and want insurance to cover it, then you will need one. They are wonderful for helping you to be hands free. In your case, I would highly recommend it. Good luck. (6 replies)
... weeks in the cam walker boot. ... (6 replies)
Is This Too Fast?
Jul 18, 2015
... weight bearing cast for 23 days and then afterwards I graduated into the CAM walker boot. ... (0 replies)
Jul 15, 2015
... When I begin FWB, I want to try to step away from my walker and at least use a cane or some sort. How did you all have confidence to walk FWB with a cam walker boot after PWB? ... (7 replies)
... On a final note, how do people go down the stairs with a CAM walker if half the stairs doesn't have a railing? ... (18 replies)
... In April I started having heel pain and swelling. I was officially diagnosed with a calcaneus stress fracture in May. I was put un a cam walker full time. In July I had a ct and a xray last week still showing the stress fracture. ... (2 replies)
... and now I'm in the cam walker again. ... (7 replies)
... I started in a nylon brace thing, then moved into cam walker, but the minute he saw the MRI, he moved me into a hard cast. ... (0 replies)
... I was scared of a cast too. Although I was actually more scared of a boot because the boot I was in years ago after my injury was so incredibly uncomfortable. ... (27 replies)
... Hot mess about describes it. That's why you don't tear 2 ligaments, 2 tendons and the achilles and delay surgery 5 years. I was braced all that time and the one time I went out without a brace to get my infant niece from the car my ankle went completely under and everything tore again, leading to surgery. (I did not drop the baby which I am very proud of). Then I waited a... (27 replies)
... tilting bed tray this morning. I was going to look into a walker but realized my insurance would probably cover it so I'll hold up on that. ... (27 replies)
... Once the cast was off, I transitioned to a CAM boot or continuos ankle motion walker. I was encouraged to transition over a four week period from NWB or nonweight bearing to FWB or full weight bearing. ... (15 replies)
Cronic Foot Pain
Nov 7, 2008
... Should I get a night splint, Or should i just get a Cam Walker Boot? ... (2 replies)
... Yah I appreciate you feedback. I lasted in shoes just enough to walk to restaurant door and to table then after dinner we walked to car. Came home and put Can walker on. This morning I put shoes on 1st thing this morning but only lasted an hour. In CAM walker the rest of the day. I have such a busy lifestyle.... ... (3 replies)
... Yes it hurts! The cam boot is so much more supportive. You'll probably need at least one crutch. If you don't have full rom back yet.......ouch! ... (3 replies)
... was NWB for 4 weeks in hard cast, 2 weeks weight bearing in hard cast, then was put in CAM walker for two weeks. I'm going into a regular shoes in 2 days. I still have pain from time to time.....each transition I had pain. ... (3 replies)

Associated Tags: ankle, foot, pttd, pttd post-op, pttd surgery, recovery, surgery

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