What is Walking boot?

Category: Equipment

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Generic name: Therapeutic brace

A walking boot helps control plantar flexion and helps prevent foot drop. Heel is suspended over a molded cavity for maximum pressure relief.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
1
Moderate
1
Mild
0
None
0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Walking boot

Side effect Patients
Foot stress fracture 1
Pain 1

Why patients stopped taking Walking boot

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 3
Side effects too severe 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped using Walking boot

Duration

Currently using Walking boot

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 5

Stopped using Walking boot

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 4
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Walking boot.