LSO, stabilisation orthosis, static, prefabricated

Description

Rigid corset that provides flexible immobilisation of the pelvic and lumbar trunk in anterior/posterior motion as well as lateral motion. Different versions exist, such as:
* rigid frame from aluminium and uprights with leather or fabric with or without interface materials
* rigid dorsal sheet with ventral textile attachments.

Can be with or without additional soft lining materials for fitting and comfort.
Occasionally an additional thoracic support may be connected to avoid rotation or inclination of the thorax (see TLSO).
Prefabricated

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060306240000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, lumbo-sacral, to compensate for weak muscle activity

Usage

Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* severe deficiencies of the lumbar spine
* infection
* tumour
* neuromuscular diseases

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b7151 - Impairment in stability of several joints
2d4154 - Limitation in maintaining a standing position
2d450 - Limitation in walking
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to immobilise the lumbar spine in antilordose posture and to compensate for weak muscle activity in the lumbar spine region. Enabling execution of daily activities and participation in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7151 - To support, protect or train stability of several joints
1iu1.2 - To reduce deformities in alignment
1iu4.1 - To compensate for weak muscle activity
2d4154 - To support or train maintaining a standing position
2d450 - To support or train walking
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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