Ds now has it afos and they decided to go with fixed afo while they try prevent any frther damaage with hope that as he becomes stronger that we ca ngo to hinged ones in 12- 18 months.
but my qestion is how long didit takefor you dc to get used to walking in them.Ds did walk though not very far an rathe wobbly before hand so no problem agreei.g with the afos know eh needed but how long til he an walk in them he is moving like a robot and falling over even more than normal
My DS has had afo's since before he could walk but now he takes some steps and moves in and out of them without noticing. When we first started we were told to build up wearing time over about a week. Would that help?
yTHank you yes think it will ,hope so Think its the shock andchang or him ad me be intresing see how scool cope with ds wearing them.
Really ds shoul have had them before he started walking at2.6 butNhswent with piedros when he was 3 then they decide sswitch to afos but they beenmucking us around or 12 months plus now so we went to the Dorset ortopediac clinic ad they been reat