Passive Leg Range of Motion

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This six-page illustrated handout educates people about passive leg range of motion exercises for rehabilitation. It explains the importance of range of motion (ROM) exercises, which are done to keep normal movement in the joints. It contains brief descriptions and accompanying illustrations of nine assisted exercises persons with leg injuries should do every day, while laying on their back. The exercises focus on hips, ankles, feet, and toes. The document includes check boxes where a healthcare provider can indicate which exercises they should do, and specifies that the exercises should be repeated ten times for each leg.

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Health Information Translations
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Exercise therapy, Leg injuries, Range of motion, articular
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
5/1/2013
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