Pool exercise for broken femur

What advice is available for pool exercises for a broken femur.
My 69yr young wife broke her right femur almost at the hip joint in April this year (2008). It is plated and pinned with slow bone growth. She is presently adviced to put moderate pressure on the leg and use 1 x walking stick.
We are in Florida shortly with our pool for 3 months; how can she use this time to exercise the leg.

Posted By Richard Mulholland on September 03, 2008 at 08:30:55:

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