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How to Walk with Crutches Correctly (Partial Weight-Bearing)

This instructional video shows how to walk with crutches correctly while putting partial weight on the injured leg. It's important to remember which leg goes first when walking with crutches weight-bearing. You will also learn how to safely sit, stand and go up and down stairs. Follow your doctor's weight-bearing instructions by only putting the amount of weight ordered by your doctor onto your leg.