CTLSO, reclination orthosis, custom made

Description

Orthosis designed for correcting kyphosis of the spine. The brace consists of a pelvic plastic girdle with ventral and/or dorsal metal bars which lead to a cervical ring. While the pelvic girdle pushes the pelvis into anti-lordosation, a sternal pad frontal and a dorsal pad under the hypomochleon correct the hyperkyphosis.
The brace can be opened in the back. The cervical ring with occipital pads and mandibalor rest, force the active extension and these force the upright of the kyphosis.
Custom fabricated, includes casting and cast preparation.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060318060000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, cervico-thoraco-lumbo-sacral, to reduce deformity in alignment

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example.
* partially fixed idiopathic kyphosis in growing period with an high apex (above T7/T6) and a high Cobb angle.

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b44* - Impairment in functions of the respiratory system
1b7158 - Impairment in stability of other specified joints
2d4154 - Limitation in maintaining a standing position
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Patients who do not extend actively from the neck ring.

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to correct and prevent increase of severe high thoracic kyphosis in case operative treatment is not yet or not at all applicable or necessary enabling daily activities in order to participate in society.

To be applied in case the prefabricated version does not fit due to impairments of body functions and/or structures.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b44* - To support or train functions of the respiratory system
1b7158 - To support, protect or train stability of other specified joints
1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

Related Terms

Milwaukee brace

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