Walking aids: Rollators

rollator walker

Rollators are wheeled walkers; These can either be either three-wheeled or four-wheeled. It also has handles and brakes. And in some, a seat, a basket, and a tray too. This aid cannot be used by those who have a weakness over one side because both hands need to be used. Research has shown that these aid improves walking performance, reduces the risk of falling, promotes social interactions, and independent life.

A four-wheeled rollator

Author: Prasantha De Silva

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