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Are canes mobility aids?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

They provide extra strength a support for a weakened individual and also security as they are part of the tripod of two legs and the cane which can help prevent falls.
This allows for greater mobility.

In brief: Yes

They provide extra strength a support for a weakened individual and also security as they are part of the tripod of two legs and the cane which can help prevent falls.
This allows for greater mobility.
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Dr. Richard Bensinger
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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Yes

Except for sugar canes, these devices help maintain balance, take pressure off an injured extremity and permit easier ambulation for persons with a wide variety of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions.

In brief: Yes

Except for sugar canes, these devices help maintain balance, take pressure off an injured extremity and permit easier ambulation for persons with a wide variety of musculoskeletal and neurological conditions.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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