How to Use a Hemi Walker

How Use a Hemi Walker – In this video Cindy, PT with Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving 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
https://youtu.be/er858T0n_8Q

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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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These videos are for informational purposes only. We recommend that you consult with your physician and local physical or occupational therapist to be evaluated for your adaptive equipment needs.

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How to Use a Hemi Walker

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