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How to Measure
for a Pediatric Belt Cane
The fit of the pediatric belt cane needs to be exact. For best outcomes, the waist belt needs to fit snuggly. The standard frame is the proper length for the child's height.
Cane length is based on a child's shoulder height
measure floor to shoulder
Use a ruler to obtain hip width.
measure number of inches hip to hip
Use a measuring tape to obtain circumference
avoid measuring over bulky clothing results in wrong waist measurement.
Javi stands still
Nobody has ever said measuring a toddler was easy. However, this video shows how easy it can be with a child who stands perfectly still.
Charna moves about
-Mohamad shows the method for measuring a squirming toddler girl. The method is to wait for your moment and be ready with the measuring tape
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