FO, foot orthosis, adductus correction orthosis, prefabricated

Description

Brace, like a shoe, separated in a rear and front part coupled with a simple hinge at the level of base of the metatarsal head V.
Different versions exist, such as:
* dynamic adjustable spring or elastic materials correct the forefoot in an abducted direction
* static adjustable version
* static not adjustable version.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

061203061200 - Orthosis, lower limb, foot, to reduce deformity, midfoot

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* pes adductus
* pes equino varus, the adductus component.

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b1342 - Impairment of maintenance of sleep
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Forefoot adduction manually not correctable to neutral position.

Intended Use Text

Supposed to be used by 0-2 year old children as a repositioning night brace and before the age of walking also at daytime to correct pes adductus and to prevent a deformity to ensure that in later life there is no impairment to walking.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b1342 - To support the maintance of sleep
1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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