KO, knee orthosis, stabilisation at osteo-arthritis, prefabricated

Description

Orthosis to control the motion of the knee with osteo-arthritis based on a three or four point fittingsprinciple. Special attention has been paid for cosmetic and weight due to the conditions of the user and usage.
Comprising one upper and one lower leg rigid frames of plastic with rigid or semi rigid fastenings, connected to each other with rigid bars and mono- or polycentric joints.
Prefabricated.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

061209030306 - Orthosis, lower limb, knee, to prevent deformity, without patella correction, normal load

Usage

Permanently

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* moderate arthrosis of the knee joint with valgus or varus tendency
* moderate recurvatum

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Supposed to stabilise the knee joint during motion and load, to execute daily activities and to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7100 - To support, protect or train mobility of a single joint
1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d4500 - To support or train walking short distances

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