Driving with an AFO
"Can I drive with my AFO?"
This question is often met with uncertainty, misinformation, and a lack of resources to provide an informed response. A person’s ability to drive has significant meaning to their independence and quality of life, and has substantial social and economic implications for our clients (Leigh-Smith, Wade, & Hewer, 1986, Orr, Dowd, Rush, Hsu, Ficke, & Kirk (2010).
Orthotists Adrienne Cuch presented on this topic at the 2016 Orthotics Prosthetics Canada National Conference in Banff AB.