Contractures of feet & arms at elbows

My mother is 88 years old Alzheimer/ persistent bladder infection woman, who is wheelchair bound with little activity. Hospice workers have used massage and have provided 1 structured boot and cotton strap for her contracted feet. To be worn during the day only. This has recently happened in past 3 weeks.

They say no more PT will help. I think other forms of heat, near infrared and upper leg massage and more could be of help.

I am interested in your comment.
Thanking you in advance.
Thoughtful Daughter

Posted By Loretta on February 08, 2009 at 06:25:20:

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