What Are Canadian Crutches? Should You Use Them?

The Canadian crutch is a type of underarm crutch that often gets confused with other types of crutches. The Canadian crutch is a combination of an underarm crutch and an elbow crutch. Canadian crutches are also called elbow extension crutches. Canadian crutches feature…

What Are Lofstrand Crutches? Should You Use Them?

Lofstrand crutches are a colloquial name given for forearm crutches. Lofstrand was one of the first companies to produce forearm crutches in the 1950’s. This new type of crutch was a big advancement for crutches as Lofstrand crutches boasted many advantages…

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Different Types Of Crutches & When To Use Them

Are you familiar with the different types of crutches? Exploring all the different types of crutches will help you find the best fit for your injury and body type. All the different types of crutches have their advantages and disadvantages.…