CNY Orthopedic Sports Medicine, PC: Article: Lifting Techniques for Home Caregivers

 

Lifting Techniques for Home Caregivers

American Acedemy of Orthopeadic Surgeons

If you are taking care of a spouse or family member at home, you are at greatest risk for back pain when you are:
  • Pulling a person who is reclining in bed into a sitting position.
  • Transferring a person from a bed to a chair.
  • Leaning over a person for long periods of time. (Full story)

     


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