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After Lower Limb Amputation

Transfers After Leg Amputation - VHL HealthSheet #88868_VA
After your amputation, you’ll be taught how to transfer safely. This means learning to move between two surfaces (such as bed and wheelchair).
Using a Walker After Amputation - VHL HealthSheet #88878_VA
As you become mobile again after amputation surgery, you’ll need to use a walking aid to get around. Walking aids help prevent falls.
Upper Body Strengthening After Amputation - VHL HealthSheet #88874_VA
As you recover from amputation, you’ll need to keep your upper body strong. This will help you move between surfaces, such as your bed and wheelchair.
Upper Body Exercises: Chest Press - VHL HealthSheet #89969_VA
This exercise stretches and strengthens your upper body. Before starting, read through all the instructions.
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