How to Use a Hemi Walker
How Use a Hemi Walker – In this video Cindy, PT with Adaptive Equipment Corner demonstrates how to adjust and use a hemi walker. This type of walker is helpful for someone who has a history of stroke needs to use an assistive device for walking, and is unable to hold onto a regular walker with the affected hand.
Drive Medical Side Style Hemi One Arm Walker used in demonstration above:
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Check out the related video link below for a demonstration on how to use stairs after a stroke:
Using Stairs after a Stroke
Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner wants to help improve safety and function for individuals and caregivers during daily care and activities. We are passionate about seniors safely aging in place in whatever environment they call home. Make sure to check out all our helpful tips, resources and videos by clicking on the Free Videos, Featured Products and Resources tabs in the menu at the top of the page.
Have a great day and don’t forget, “If you can’t do it, ADAPT IT!”
✌️❤️Christina & Cindy
Therapists by training ~ Caregivers at heart
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