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Crutch walking: Step-by-step instructions and safety tips   Japanese
Abstract:  This handout gives instructions on how to safely use crutches to help your recovery and healing. It includes how to fit your crutches, stand up, sit down, walk, and go up and down stairs. Drawings are included.
Author: Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2012, October 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine
General Topics:  Rehabilitation; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject(s):  Crutches
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese; Japanese
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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