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... high stockings"! I actually had one that was very large sized and made of hard plastic. It works the same as the smaller one that is for socks. I had ordered it on the Internet thinking that I might need it, but never used it. ... (11 replies)
... Glad to hear from you.I wish I knew about this tread before I had my THR surgery.The problem is everybody tells you,it's no big deal.Well ,IT IS A BIG DEAL! ... (11 replies)
... it is made of hard plastic and looks like a cylinder cut in half. Has a cord on each side. I sit on the edge of the bed and lower the gadget to the floor, after having pulled the sock over the gadget. Then I just pull the whole thing over my foot and then bend over a little and remove the cylinder. ... (7 replies)

... it is made of hard plastic and looks like a cylinder cut in half. Has a cord on each side. I sit on the edge of the bed and lower the gadget to the floor, after having pulled the sock over the gadget. Then I just pull the whole thing over my foot and then bend over a little and remove the cylinder. ... (7 replies)
... It's too bad you didn't have a sock donner to put on those compression stockings! With this gadget, the socks go on fast, and no bending down either, since the gadget has a long cord on each side and can be used while sitting on the edge of the bed. I was amazed that I could use this gadget for compression socks. ... (4 replies)
... lifter wasn't among them. Actually I never heard of this gadget until I read about it on hip replacement forums. ... (12 replies)
... I was given a "kit" of tools to use by the occupational therapist at the hospital after she taught me how to use them. ... (3 replies)
... I had an gadget for putting on my socks. You put your sock on it then slip your foot into it and pull your sock on. Ask your pt what it is called, as it was so easy putting on socks. ... (5 replies)
... yes a nighty!! No pj's. That was me who suggested that to wigs. I remember how easy it was to "slip" in and out of. PJ's could be difficult, especially since you're having both done. Will you be in rehab afterwards or directly home? ... (607 replies)
... p in place was cracked and that was why i was have so much discomfort. i am always very wary of straining the hip joint and have quite limited movement. i cannot put socks on without a gadget and cant reach my foot so have to wear slip ons. i am so scared of dislocation that i think that is why i have so little movement. ... (4 replies)




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