WHdFiO, wrist stabilisation orthosis, hand and fingers in anatomical position, static, prefabricated

Description

Orthosis composed by one piece of thermoplastic normally applied at the palmar area and fixed to the arm and hand with webbing or Velcro straps. Designed to immobilise the wrist, hand and fingers into an anatomical and pain free position.
Prefabricated

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060612060000 - Orthosis, upper limb, wrist-hand, to reduce deformity in alignment
060612120000 - Orthosis, upper limb, wrist-hand, to limit range of joint motion

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* rheumatoid arthritis
* arthrosis
* posttraumatic pain
* post surgery.

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Ulcers at the area where the orthosis fits.

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to immobilise the carpal-, metacarpal joints and fingers in order to relief pain to enable execution of daily activities in order to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7151 - To support, protect or train stability of several joints
1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
1iu2.1 - To limit range of joint motion
2d440 - To support or train fine hand use
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

Related Terms

Functional positioning orthosis

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