How to Use a Walker
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This information provides guidance on how to use a walker. Your health care provider may give you more specific instructions based on your condition. He or she may also give you instructions on how to use your legs or arms to support your body weight.
Using a walker is generally safe. However, a walker may cause falls if it is not used correctly.
Seat with armrests
Seat without armrests
This information is not intended to replace advice given to you by your health care provider. Make sure you discuss any questions you have with your health care provider.
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