Nicholas Giovinco

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TCC: Total Contact Cast - How To DIY [VIDEO]

YouTube - Application of the Ambulatory Total Contact Cast (TCC):

Total contact casting is a powerful technique in treating ulcers in patients with neuropathy and compromised healing.  Afterall, it is currently reguarded as the "Gold Standard", offering a high degree of healing ability.  Unfortunately, this is not used as often in clinical practice (see this published article).

This is so for a number of reasons, but this video demonstrates a practical and somewhat consistent means of TCC application.