How to Use the PROFlex Strap

How to Use the PROFlex Strap – In this video Cindy, PT with Adaptive Equipment Corner demonstrates exercises and stretches that can be performed with the Vive PROFlex Strap, as well as how it can be used as a leg lifter.

To purchase the PROFlex Strap: https://amzn.to/3eMne83 (affiliate link)

Exercises using the PROFlex:

  1. Seated Calf Stretch
  2. Sitting Knee Flexion / Knee Bending (Great for getting knee bending motion after knee surgery)
  3. Standing Quadriceps Stretch
  4. Shoulder Internal Rotation Stretch (Reaching behind your body like tucking in a shirt or fastening a bra)
  5. Shoulder External Rotation / Flex (Reaching up and behind your head like fixing/combing your hair)
  6. Heel Slide (Great for getting knee bending motion after a knee surgery, also used to assist with leg weakness and after some hip surgeries depending on the surgery)
  7. Hamstring Stretch

MULTIPLE USES AS A LEG LIFTER (for improved versatility and control over that of a standard leg lifter)

Can be used:

  • Closed with one hand or two
  • Open with one hand or two
  • Connected with velcro straps to form complete loop (to assist those with use of only one hand)

To purchase the PROFlex Strap: https://amzn.to/3eMne83 (affiliate link)

PROFlex Strap 2-in-1 Leg Lifter/Exercise Strap Introduction Video: https://youtu.be/M-SjCnlg-V8

Unboxing Video of the Vive PROFlex Strap:https://youtu.be/q-frDix1vJU

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How to Use the PROFlex Strap

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