Walking Frame and Wheeled Walker Selection

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Many people require extra support from a mobility aid for safety and stability when walking. This fact sheet specifically discusses the types and features of walking frames and wheeled walking aids. It is important that the correct aid is selected to suit an individual’s abilities and personal requirements. It is recommended that the advice of a physiotherapist is sought to assist in selecting the most appropriate aid for an individual and for advice regards to correct use of the selected equipment.