Exercises for Amputees

While Rehabilitation does cover the basics like how to get out of bed, transfer to and from chairs and the operation of crutches, there is very little literature available on exercises for amputees. We have searched the internet for the best rescourse for Amputees to help them get back in shape, and live a healthier life.

Below are are a list of different types of exercises, but before you start any exercise program, please consult with your doctor to make sure these are wright for your medical condition.



Exercises for Amputees
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Below Knee Exercise Program prepared by the Department of Rehabilitation Services at Ohio State University Medical Center.

Above Knee Exercise Program prepared by the Department of Rehabilitation Services at Ohio State University Medical Center.

Exercise Program for Removable Rigid Dressing prepared by the Department of Rehabilitation Services at Ohio State University Medical Center.

10 Exercises to Improve Your Prosthetic Foot By the Amputee Aoalition of America and published in their Inmotion magazine

Lower Extremity Amputee Home Exercises By Physio tools for Veterans Affairs

Prosthetic Gait Training for Lower Extremity Amputees American Physical Therapy Association, Inc

PreProsthetic Exercise Program By University of Oklahoma

Above Knee Exercises By Amputee Rehab

Below Knee Exercises By Amputee Rehab