Never rely on walking as a test of whether the ankle is fractured. ... The cast or
boot is worn until the fracture is fully healed, which usually takes two to three ...
Apr 17, 2016 ... An ankle fracture is a break in 1 or more ankle bones. ... At some point, you will
use a special walking boot as the healing progresses. You will ...
Hi: I broke my ankle on 11/10, surgery on 11/19, cast off 12/7. I got the knee high
boot to ..... I'm walking without the boot. (had the boot for a ...
Medical walking boots are used to protect the foot and ankle after an injury or
surgery. They are commonly used for stress fractures, shin splints, broken foot or
Sep 14, 2008 ... I broke my ankle on my right leg 3 weeks ago. I wore a hard cast for the first 2
weeks and then had it taken off. After another x-ray, the doctor ...
In the case of an ankle sprain, rehabilitation is crucial and starts early. ... of the
injury, a short-leg cast, walking boot, or brace will keep the ankle from moving. ...
displaced, the splint may be applied immediately without moving the broken
Walking boots are also called walkers, cast boots, Aircast boot, medical boot,
walking cast and fracture boots. .... Walking Boot for Foot Fracture / Broken Foot.
Feb 22, 2012 ... My leg and foot and ankle were very weak, but I was able to walk slowly. ..... I
broke my ankle 7 weeks ago and got my walking boot yesterday.
In patients with ankle injuries, radiographs are taken in order to see if there is
indeed an ankle fracture. Most patients are then placed in a splint or walking boot
An ankle fracture is a completely or partially broken bone on 1 or both sides of ...
a cast or a cast boot, your physical therapist will teach you how to walk without ...