RHEO KNEE – Gait Training






Gait Training 1. Width of walking base 2. Step Length 3. Loading the Prosthetic Toe 4. Transverse Pelvic Rotation 5. Prosthetic Knee Flexion 6. Trunk Rotation …

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RHEO KNEE - Gait Training

Gait Training

1. Width of walking base
2. Step Length
3. Loading the Prosthetic Toe
4. Transverse Pelvic Rotation
5. Prosthetic Knee Flexion
6. Trunk Rotation and Arm Swing

Prosthetic Balanced Training

1. Weight shift side to side
2. Weight shift front to back
3. Weight shift diagonal from prosthesis to sound limb
4. Weight shift diagonal from sound limb to prosthesis

Resistive Gait Training

1. Restoring pelvic rotation, sound side
2. Restoring pelvic rotation, prosthetic side
3. Dynamic gait training
4. Trunk rotation
5. Loading the prosthetic toe

Turning and "figure 8" walking

1. Turning with prosthesis on the inside
2. Turning with prosthesis on the outside
3. "Figure 8" Walking

Sitting Down

1. Loading the prosthesis

Stair Descent

1. Static stance training
2. Maintain position over the knee
3. Hamstring control
4. Dynamic stair descent

Ramp Descent

1. Static stance training
2. Dynamic training

Home Exercises

1. Forward and back tennis ball rolls
2. Side to side tennis ball rolls
3. Counter-clockwise rotation with tennis balls
4. Clockwise rotation with tennis balls
5. Theraband sound limb hip ab-duction