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  • Crutches - Fact Sheet (Fraser Health) [English] Public

    Instructions for using crutches safely and easily. Includes how to fit the crutches properly, different types of weight bearing, safety tips, standing balance, standing from sitting, sitting from standing, walking, using stairs, and getting into a car. (English) Colour

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    English (254322), Chinese - Traditional (262062), Chinese - Simplified (262795), Punjabi (262063), Vietnamese (262793), Arabic (262792), Korean (262064), Persian - Farsi (262794)

    Printing Cost:
    $0.06 (B&W) $0.36 (Colour)
    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Printshop Number:
    254322
    Body Location:
    • Bones, Joints, and Muscles
    Diagnosis and Therapy:
    • Rehabilitation and Recovery
    Disorders and Conditions:
    • Bones and Joints,
    • Safety and Injury
    Keywords:
    • Crutches,
    • Walking,
    • Safety,
    • Physiotherapy,
    • Physical Therapy,
    • Balance,
    • Crutch Walking,
    • Fitting,
    • Non Weight Bearing,
    • Weight Bearing
    MESH:
    • Crutches,
    • Patient Discharge,
    • Physical Therapy Modalities,
    • Emergency Treatment,
    • Weight-Bearing
    Demographic:
    • All
    Site:
    • Fraser Health
    Program:
    • Emergency
    Professional or Practice Group:
    • Physiotherapy,
    • Nursing,
    • Medicine
    Format:
    Factsheet
    Paper Size:
    11 x 17
    Paper Colour:
    White
    Title Page Paper Colour:
    White
    Folding:
    Single fold
    Plain Language:
    True
    Reproduction Rights:
    Photos © Fraser Health; Line drawings from Using Crutches (Feb 2011), St. Joseph's Healthcare, Hamilton Health Sciences Used with permission (July 2009 by Lindsay Wizowski, Patient Education Specialist)
    Record Type:
    FHA
    Revision Date:
    October 05, 2012
    Next Revision Date:
    October 05, 2015
    Record Created:
    June 07, 2012
    Record Modified:
    April 15, 2021
    References:
    Using Crutches PD2723 (Feb 2011), St. Joseph's Healthcare, Hamilton Health Sciences Crutch Use Guide, Middlesex Hospital Alliance (www.mhalliance.on.ca)
    Packaging Unit Quantity:
    50
    Impressions:
    2

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