Active assisted exercise | definition of active assisted exercise by Medical dictionary
active assisted exercise
ac·tive as·sist·ed ex·er·cise (aktiv ă-sistĕd ek śĕr-sīz)
Exercise that requires an individual to use as much personal movement as possible but also incorporates help from an outside source (either human or mechanical) to complete the movement.
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(2) You move parts of your body with some assistance from another person or an assistive device (active assisted exercise
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