KAFO, walking splint, stabilising knee joint, knee locked at stance phase, prefabricated

Description

Orthosis to enbale walking with less load on the knee joint. At swing phase the knee may flex freely. At stance phase the knee is locked.

Lock is controlled through a signal from the floor (load on shoe) or a specific signal with electric reinforcement.
Prefabricated.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

061212120600 - Orthosis, lower limb, knee-ankle-foot, to limit range of joint(s) motion, normal load
061212300600 - Orthosis, lower limb, knee-ankle-foot, to reduce and/or redistribute load on tissue, normal load

Usage

Permanently

User Characteristics

User Characteristics ICF Code

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Intended Use ICF Code

1b770 - To support or train gait pattern functions
1iu5 - To reduce or redistribute load on tissue
2d4104 - To support or train standing
2d450 - To support or train walking

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