TLSO, scoliosis correction orthosis, passive, custom made

Description

Different sheets of plastic fixed through a frontal and dorsal metal bar in order to provide specific supports for different corrections for primary and secondary scoliosis correction.
Made from plastic, eventually with additional interface materials.
Custom fabricated from a model of the patient, including casting and cast preparation.

Production Type

Custom Made

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060309060000 - Orthosis, spinal and cranium, thoraco-lumbo-sacral, to reduce deformity in alignment

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* idiopathic scoliosis for children during growth
* used mostly post-operatively up to 50 degrees Cobb.

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 correct and stabilise the lumbar-thoracic spine through fixation and keep free breathing, to stop progression of deformity, 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

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

Related Terms

Stagnare
Lyones corset (France)
Lyonnais body jacket
Boston brace
Miami TLSO

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