9 weeks and 2 days - and 2 shoes :-D

I’ve managed to walk, without crutches, in 2 shoes and I’m so happy. There’s a long way to go with the walking style but I’m seeing the physiotherapist on Monday. I will still be wearing my boot outside though.

more disappointment from the NHS

I kind of knew I should stop trusting what NHS staff say to me, but I hoped that when the consultant told me I was an urgent physio case and someone would phone me in 1-2 days about seeing a physiotherapist, that it would happen that way.
However, it didn’t, and so after chasing down where [...]

week 8 - recovering from PE and DVT

So, where to start. Not long after my last post, I ended up in hospital with a pulmonary embolism, caused by a DVT in my injured leg.
I’m feeling much better now - angry that this could happen but it just confirms my feelings about my particular NHS care.
Back to the fracture clinic tomorrow for [...]