Different Assistive Devices
- HAVE ELBOW FLEXION BE TO 20-25'
- parrallel bars: max stability and security for pt
- walker: three point gait pattern, all levels of weight bearing
- axillary crutches, crutch height 3 finger widths from axilla, 2 point, 3 point, 4 point, swing to and swing through gait
- loftstrand crutches: highest level of coordination, all levels of weight bearing, all gait patterns
- cane: provides minimal stability, opposite side of involved extremity