What is the role of recreational therapy in the acute treatment of metatarsal stress fractures?

Updated: Jan 16, 2019
  • Author: Valerie E Cothran, MD; Chief Editor: Craig C Young, MD  more...
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Recreational Therapy

During the respite period from the offending activity, the patient may maintain fitness by cycling, aqua-running, or resistance training by using equipment that does not involve the affected area.


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