Re: Calcaneus Stress Fracture

I think running is out of the question for now. If you must exercise, swim or bike.
I would have wanted to see the MRI as well.
As far as immobilizing, without evaluating you I can not say for sure. I generally lean toward being very conservative and would, but sometimes a good orthotic or heel cushion might be enough. I have some patients who I teach how to tape their heel and that helps.

In summary, I do not have an exact answer.

Posted By Vivian Abrams DPM on September 01, 2005 at 13:54:58:

In Reply to: Calcaneous Stress Fracture posted by Kat on August 31, 2005 at 23:57:12:

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