Physical Therapy Equipment - find what you need, not what you don't
Finding physical therapy equipment can be over rated, over priced and misunderstood. Most, however do indeed provide a valid solution to a specific problem. But after winding through the maze of options, the better question may be, "What is the problem?"
You need to understand your specific need before you can make a wise choice in purchasing the solution. The nature of durable medical equipment (or medical supplies or medical equipment) does not make it easy for you to simply return an item if it does not solve your problem.
Your two most important questions are:
what am I trying to accomplish?
In the home care physical therapy world, the equipment you need is determined by the answer to this question.
Are you trying to walk safely or get from point A to point B? Take a shower? Balance? Get your socks on after a hip replacement? Get up from a low surface? Use a sliding board? Sleep better at night? Use a gait belt?
what are my limitations?
The answer to this question will help you sort through the various options out there. When you figure out what you are trying to accomplish you can then begin to look at your different options in order to fit your limitations.
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