TLSO, stabilisation orthosis, without sternum support, custom made

Description

Brace with a plastic circular jacket fixed on the pelvis and lateral bars supporting the thorax area from the frontal side. The brace limits the range of motion in most directions: anterior, posterior, lateral. The function is supporting and immobilisation of the spinal column with erection. The brace may introduce flexion in the LS region.
Different variants exist:
* as circular jacket with frontal locking
* with an apron front (Arnold, Magnuson, Steindler)
* with two fronts and lateral locking.
Custom made on a mould of the patient. Includes 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

Permanently and temporarely

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* infection or other destructive processes in the middle of the spine up to the breast
* severe osteoporosis with destruction of the vertebrae
* particular fractures like postoperative spondylodesis
* muscular diseases and muscular deficiencies

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 stabilise and immobilise the lumbar spine in normal posture and to compensate for weak muscle activity in the lumbar spine region. Enabling standing and walking in order to execute activities and 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
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

Rahmenstutzcorset (Germany)
Magnuson
Arnold
Steindler
Fixation corset

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