Re: Pool exercise for broken femur

If she is using a cane in one hand she is at least 50% wt bearing. She should be safe walking along the pool edge forward, backward, sideways at appox water level 4" above navel.


Posted By Bert on September 04, 2008 at 11:21:11:

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Indications: knee strains or sprains, chondromalacia, Osgood Schlatter's Disease (adolescent knee syndrome), swelling and edema of the knee, ligament instability, knee instability, recurrent knee pain, arthritis, degenerative joint disease.

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