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 ...
A Rothman foot and ankle surgeon may recommend one or more of the following
... the injury, a short-leg cast, walking boot, or brace will keep the ankle from
moving. ... the splint may be applied immediately without moving the broken
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
Jan 5, 2013 ... I broke my ankle yesterday going down some stairs and I'm getting a cast
Monday, they gave me crutches but like people have said there not ...
Our medical boot walking cast cam walker can be your perfect medical fracture
boot. We have non-inflated, adjustable inflation and ROM range of motion cam ...
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Apr 1, 2014 ... Dr. Connolly describes when a cast is better, and when a boot is ... Avery
fractured his ankle after a fall and was such a trooper getting casted.
Minor fractures in your ankle may be treated in a cast or a removable brace
called ... A cast typically is used when the broken bone has not moved out of
position. ... A cam walker is a removable hard plastic boot, made with nylon
straps that ... The sturdy bottom of the cam walker is rocker shaped, which
enables you to walk.
Almost 3 weeks ago, I broke my fibula directly above my ankle. ... When I visited
my ortho doctor he put me into a walking boot right away and ...
Jun 9, 2015 ... When I broke my ankle I had no idea of the impact it would have on ... So today I
attempt to walk 100 yards but give up three-quarters of the way ...
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.