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Devices for the foot to take showers etc after surgery

Posted by caulie D. on 8/22/03 at 15:04 (127688)

Hi
Someone out there mentioned a bag they could wear around the foot in order to take a shower after one has had surgery. What kind of devices can be used for showering/Baths and are there any for swimming. Thanks
Caulie

Re: Devices for the foot to take showers etc after surgery

lee on 8/22/03 at 17:36 (127715)

check our

http://www.orthomedicalsupplies.com/

look at the xerosox.

I have one of these that I have used after surgery and while immoblized in a cast. I have bathed, swum laps and even gone bogey boarding (though I had to crawl out to sea!) in it with no problems. It can be a lifesaver, while at least a mind saver...