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Non Weight-Bearing (NWB)

-No weight on affected extremity
-Extremity not on ground
-Requires AD bilaterally

Toe-Touch Weight-Bearing (TTWB) or Touch-Down Weight-Bearing (TDWB)

-May put part of food of affected LE on ground for BALANCE but NOT for WB
-Requires AD bilaterally
-Can get tight gastroc (TTWB) or put too much weight on LE (TDWB)

Partial Weight-Bearing (PWB)

-Limited amount of WB, such as 10#, 50%, etc
-Designated by physician
-Requires AD bilaterally

Weight-Bearing as Tolerated (WBAT)

-Able to bear as much weight as able within own constraints (pain, anxiety, etc)

Full Weight-Bearing (FWB)

-No limitations
-ADs NOT used to limit WB, but MAY be used for balance assist

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