Re: Physical Therapy for Drop Foot

Sorry to say that it sounds like you have fairly significant nerve damage. If estim cannot elicit a muscle contraction to the effected muscle then it's fairly damaged. Do you have a ankle brace (AFO) to keep your ankle in neutral as you walk?

Posted By M Scott PT on February 09, 2008 at 01:28:58:

In Reply to: Physical Therapy for Drop Foot posted by Carole on January 10, 2008 at 16:55:42:

An ideal cushion to help preserve metatarsal phallangeal joint alignment (e.g. bunion deformity and post-operative toe drift).

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