I was recently diagnosed with RSD in my left foot

Patient : I was recently diagnosed with RSD in my left foot as well as a lisfranc injury (partial tear suspected) Whenever I try to get a work boot on my foot swells and I have bruising along the top and side of foot. I was informed I need to get the rsd under control before I consider surgery...is the boot a detriment to my recovery and could I do further damage ?
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