EO, elbow elastic fabric support, equal pressure distribution, prefabricated

Description

Circular elbow orthosis composed by circular textile or elastic plastic. The function is to avoid fast and unexpected motion in the elbow joint through a circular compression. Can have elastic stays or unicentric bilateral joints for flexible guidance of the elbow joint.

Production Type

Prefabricated (ready to use or adjustable)

Activities and Responsibilities Supplier

Classification ISO 9999

060615300000 - Orthosis, upper limb, elbow, to reduce and/or redistribute load on tissue

Usage

Temporarely for treatment

User Characteristics

Indications are for example:
* chronic pain after elbow trauma
* impairments of the ligaments of the elbow joint

User Characteristics ICF Code

1b7150 - Impairment in stability of a single joint
1iu5 - Tensible load on tissue or segment
2d445 - Limitation in hand and arm use
2d5702 - Limitation in maintaining one's health

Contra Indication Text

Ulcers at the area where the orthosis fits.

Intended Use Text

Orthosis to provide equal compression on the elbow region in order to provide slight stabilisation to the elbow enabling execution of daily activities in order to participate in society.

Intended Use ICF Code

1b7150 - To support, protect or train stability of a single joint
1iu5 - To reduce or redistribute load on tissue
1iu7 - To provide effects like warmth, postural feedback
2d445 - To support or train hand and arm use
2d5702 - Maintaining one's health

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