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How would one get up from a chair using crutches?

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Dr. William Newton
Pain Management

In brief: Use good leg

Use the arms on the chair to push yourself up to the crutches.
If no arms, then place the crutches together at the side of the good leg and use them to pull yourself up. Once up on your good leg then you can separate the crutches and use them as instructed.

In brief: Use good leg

Use the arms on the chair to push yourself up to the crutches.
If no arms, then place the crutches together at the side of the good leg and use them to pull yourself up. Once up on your good leg then you can separate the crutches and use them as instructed.
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