Re: Bruises from crutches...
I used crutches for about 5 minutes and the next day the sides of my chest and arm pit area were all swollen. I used a walker for the rest of my recovery. MUCH more stable and easier to pick up. Gives you GREAT upper body strength after a while, too!
"All American Procedure" surgery April 4, 2011
Hardware removal July 14, 2011