EWHdO, elbow pronation and supination restriction orthosis, free elbow motion, prefabricated

Description

Orthosis designed to limit pronation and suppination of the forearm. The orthosis covers the epicondyles of the elbow, the wrist joint and partially the hand. The hand is placed in a preferred position. The orthosis is normally composed of two thermoplastic shells with dorsal and palmar Velcro straps.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060619270000 - Orthosis, upper limb, elbow-wrist-hand, to control effect of muscle hyper activity

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* injuries of elbow ligament

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Ulcers at the area where the orthosis fits.

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to avoid pronation and suppination of the forearm, to allow elbow motion and manage the hand in anatomical position, to enable execution of daily activities and to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
1iu2.2 - To increase range of joint motion
2d445 - To support or train hand and arm use
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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